City & County of Cardiff Council, GB moves forward with solar farm project to cut carbon emissions

City & County of Cardiff Council, GB Solar Farm Project
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The 42-acre Lamby Way Solar Farm is being built on a former landfill. This facility uses 32,000 panels to create 8.99 megawatts of emissions-free energy per year. Council officials approved the sale of 5 MW per year to Welsh Water for its water treatment plant. The remainder of the energy output will be sold to National Grid, creating new revenue for Cardiff. Lamby Way Solar Farm produces 2,972 tons of carbon dioxide less than traditional energy generation.

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Solar farm is back on track11
Solar farm is back on track
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