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on November 23, 2021

Solar power's appeal rises for Latin America's poultry sector

The feasibility of solar power has already been proven on poultry operations in Panama, Colombia and Honduras, but greater support is still needed.

Using solar energy in poultry facilities is becoming increasingly appealing in Latin America. Various factors are contributing to the growing interest in solar energy, not least of which is the unreliability of the region’s electricity grid and high energy costs.

In addition to energy costs and unreliable national grids…

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