Skip to comments.Panel Installation Nearly Complete at Apple's Massive North Carolina Solar Farm
Posted on 09/14/2012 2:31:21 PM PDT by KingOfVagabonds
We've been following Apple's work at its Maiden, North Carolina data center for quite some time, and early last month we saw some good aerial photos showing ongoing work at the site including the installation of a major solar farm to help meet Apple's renewable energy goals for the center.
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Woops, someone beat me to it:
With panels subsidized by the US taxpayer?
How many years before they’ll be torn down as useless eyesores?
“How many years before theyll be torn down as useless eyesores?”
If I were taking bets, I’d set the over-under line at 15 years since the half-life of solar panels ranges from about 10 years for the cheap stuff to 20 years for the most expensive stuff.