SolarPower Europe member BayWa r.e. has secured €6.5 million in funding from the EU’s LIFE Adaptation with Photovoltaics (LIFE ADAPT-PV) programme, which will be used to develop six projects across five countries by 2027, combining agriculture with solar power generation.
As the world grapples with the increasing intensity of the climate crisis, water scarcity, food insecurity and biodiversity loss, our recent trip to an Agrisolar farm in the Netherlands offered a bright ray of optimism.
Today, the world faces an unprecedented crisis: human-induced global warming, which is rapidly affecting the Earth’s climate. Agrisolar offers solutions to co-locate energy generation with providing multiple ecosystem services.