Fredonia considers adding solar farm

Fredonia City officials are looking at constructing a $4.4 million solar farm to help offset energy costs during times of high usage.

State News

November 15, 2022 - 1:38 PM

Solar panels at Lily Solar in Scurry, Texas, population 681, on August 11, 2022. Photo by Lola Gomez/TNS

FREDONIA — City officals are reviewing a “compelling argument” to install a $4.4 million solar farm, the Wilson County Citizen reported.

For the last five months officials have looked at options presented by Scott Shreve, an energy consultant with the Texas-based  Priority Power.

City Administrator Wesley Young said the city would get up to 60% back from the government as a “green” initiative rebate.

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