More solar farms could be coming to North Carolina

NORTH CAROLINA — Duke Energy manages more than 40 solar farms across North Carolina and more could be coming.

A solar farm located off Wallace Road and Bethel Avenue Extension in Cabarrus County is Duke Energy’s latest effort to move toward cleaner energy.

When complete, it will generate enough power needed for 5,000 home.

>>In the video at the top of the page, Channel 9′s Gina Esposito breaks down the push for more solar farms in North Carolina.

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