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This guest post was written by Pat Looney, chair of the Sustainable Energy Technology Department at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory. If the sun is shining over Long Island, NY, as you read this article, the Long Island Solar Farm (LISF) is generating enough clean solar energy to power as many…

Solar Farm, East-Coast Style

Brookhaven will soon be home to the largest solar farm in the eastern United States. The Long Island Solar Farm, being constructed by BP Solar and the Long Island Power Authority on Brookhaven Lab’s campus, will produce 32 megawatts of power when complete – enough to power about 4,500 homes. The Long Island Solar Farm…