Chowan to mull solar project

Daily Advance - 02-18

EDENTON — Chowan County commissioners will hold a public hearing Monday on a proposed 5-megawatt solar farm in the northern end of the county. Ryland Road Solar, a SunEnergy1 company, has applied for a conditional use permit to develop the solar farm at 3448 Virginia Road, north of the Ryland Road intersection in Tyner. Ryland Road Solar is proposing to build the solar farm on 65 acres of an approximately 106-acre tract.