New River Valley Project
Hecate Energy and AgriSunPower are delighted to be working with community leaders, our landowner partners, and engaged citizens on a New River Valley Energy Generation Project that we believe will be a valuable tool for new revenue generation, economic development, and growth in Pulaski County. Check back often for the latest updates on project status.
On December 1, 2020, Hecate Energy and AgriSunPower hosted concurrent informational open houses at Pulaski County High School and via Zoom to share their vision and project information with the general public. Click on the image to see the full presentation.
Solar Panels are Safe
Unfortunately, the quick emergence of utility-scale solar has cultivated fertileN.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University Health and Safety Impacts of Solar Photovoltaics 2017 White Paper
grounds for myths and half-truths about the health impacts of this technology, which can lead to
unnecessary fear and conflict.
North Carolina State University conducted exhaustive research in the health and safety aspects of solar farms. The conclusive findings assembled in its report should reassure anyone who is concerned about having a solar farm nearby. https://nccleantech.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Health-and-Safety-Impacts-of-Solar-Photovoltaics-2017_white-paper.pdf