LEED for Weed’: Can pot growers save money by going green?

“For a long time, pot cultivators, like most people running businesses, cared more about costs than about climate change. But with the latest generation of LED technology, the smart environmental decision is also the smart financial decision, in the long term. As the U.S. Department of Energy has shown, using LEDs in indoor agriculture can save farmers up to 40 percent in energy spending. Tack on the additional, related cost-cutting – like the decreased amount of power used on HVAC and the ability to stack layers of plants – and you’re looking at savings up to 55 percent.”

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