Bakersfield

Counties push back on Newsom usurping local control in renewable energy | News – Bakersfield, California

Bakersfield, California 2022-08-05 18:00:00 –

Kings County supervisor Joe Neves ushered the pickup to a stop next to a long line of chain link fences.One side of the gravel road was lined with glittering solar panels. An automated mirror pivots and rotates along the path of the sun across the Central Valley sky.

Neves, a giant with a Santa Claus beard, was showing off the county’s newest mega-solar power project, still under construction on 1,600 acres. It is a state-of-the-art facility and contains powerful batteries to store and supply power after dark.

‘A tremendous task’

local concerns

Counties push back on Newsom usurping local control in renewable energy | News Source link Counties push back on Newsom usurping local control in renewable energy | News

Back to top button