Brewer adopts 6-month ban on giant photo voltaic developments

Brewer is the most recent Penobscot County group to quickly prohibit giant industrial photo voltaic developments after approving a couple of such tasks lately.

Brewer metropolis councilors unanimously permitted a 180-day moratorium on giant photo voltaic developments on Tuesday. The momentary ban was created to offer metropolis employees time to overview and revise native guidelines for photo voltaic developments and doubtlessly undertake new suggestions from state companies that intention to enhance the design and efficiency requirements for photo voltaic tasks.

Town’s momentary regulation doesn’t apply to particular person residents who want to put photo voltaic panels on the roof of their properties, Councilor Michele Daniels stated.

Kathleen O’Brien is a reporter masking the Bangor space. Born and raised in Portland, she joined the Bangor Day by day Information in 2022 after working as a Bathtub-area reporter at The Occasions Document. She graduated from…
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