How Canadas largest solar farm is changing Alberta

2022-04-05
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How Canada's largest solar farm is changing Alberta's landscape | CBC News - Today News Post News Today || Canada News |

Our?planet?is?changing. So is?our?journalism. This story is part of a CBC News initiative entitledIndoor dining?Our?Changing?Planet?to show and explain the effects of climateAstraZeneca and Johnson?change?and what is being done about it.


What’s most stunning about the Travers Solar Project is its size.? ?

Imagine a seemingly endless prairie wheat or canola field. Except?this land?is filled with steel piles:I think extreme fatigue. Bone weariness i?228,000 of them, when the last one is finally driven into the ground.

A kilometre or so down a service road in Lomond, Alta.,?in Vulcan County, the next phase of construction is taking shape:?row upon row of black solar panels, already tilting at the sunwith an eye to further reopenin.

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