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Case Study: 11kW Solar Installation on Kilkenny Dairy Farm

In 2018, Elgin Energy launched a pilot scheme on a Kilkenny dairy farm. The project was developed in response to enquiries from leading dairy industry bodies about the use of solar PV alongside dairy production. In addition, we wanted to demonstrate the role solar PV can play in reducing both emissions and electricity costs on […]

Elgin Energy installs 11kW system for Irish dairy farmer

On Wednesday 13 June, Elgin Energy energised an 11kW solar installation on a Kilkenny dairy farm. The project was installed in a single day and will produce up to 10,000kWh of electricity per annum – that’s enough to power two homes for an entire year. The project was developed by Elgin Energy in partnership with Activ8 […]