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Yorkshire firm helps farmers save thousands

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A Yorkshire-based beef farmer has saved more than £40,000 in energy bills since installing a unique solar system to power his farm.

With the assistance of Leeds based off-grid energy solutions firm Xerogrid, farmer David Brown has reduced his energy bills by 80% and will no longer owe monthly costs to the grid.

David approached Xerogrid after being quoted £68,000 to have his farm buildings, office and new-build house connected to the national electricity grid. Xerogrid has now installed an Outback Power 6KW inverter/charger system, solar power and batteries which is backed up by his unique tractor driven generator.


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