Energy Efficiency Blossoms at Michigan Greenhouse

Energy Efficiency Blossoms at Michigan Greenhouse

Micandy Gardens, a greenhouse operation in Hudsonville, MI, has taken significant steps to become energy efficient, according to Greenhouse Grower. The story says that Micandy uses three-phase variable speed pumps for its well water and the company is using double poly – with air filtration … Read more…

USDA Helping on Small, Rural Projects

USDA Helping on Small, Rural Projects

The U.S. Department of Agriculture this week announced that it will support 821 projects being run by small rural businesses and agricultural concerns. The projects all are aimed at reducing energy use and cutting costs. The funding, which consists of $43.2 million in loan guarantees and $11.6 million … Read more…

Microgrids Positioned for a Bright Future

Microgrids Positioned for a Bright Future

Microgrids are popping up in the strangest places – such as a small upstate New York town and a commercial dairy. Earlier this month, the Associated Press profiled the energy activities of Nassau, NY, which is which is near Albany. The town was buffeted by … Read more…

LEDs Offer Multiple Advantages to the Horticulture Industry

LEDs Offer Multiple Advantages to the Horticulture Industry

LEDs offer advantages to the horticulture industry that go far beyond those they provide to other industries and to consumers. Scientists say that light at certain spectral levels is more helpful to chlorophyll absorption than others, according to LEDs Magazine. Thus, LEDs – in which spectral … Read more…

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