24 Sep '16, 1pm

How do you activate land at the end of a runway? Learn more about the IND #Solar Farm

“The IND Solar Farm goes back to 2009 or 2010,” General Manager Kent Ebbing told Inhabitat. He was the project manager for the innovative solar farm, and continues to ensure the solar farm is maintained to the airport’s standards. “Generally airports put hay fields near runways. Instead of a hay field, we wondered if there was anything we could construct that would be conducive to height restrictions. We realized solar panels could be placed there, would generate more revenue than hay rent, and would be a good use of land.”

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/worlds-largest-airport-based-solar-f...

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