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Last updated 8/26/2020 at 5:04pm

Kae Parker demonstrates how to plug in her electric car for charging. She said that it is able to hold enough charge to get them to Asheville and Hendersonville. They use their gasoline-powered truck for longer excursions.

Harnessing The Sun

David Morrow, who lives in his family's homeplace, and Carroll Parker, who resides near his childhood home, are using modern advances to help power the places they now steward.

David, and his wife, Kathy, got an array of 28 solar panels four years ago on their Barclay Road property. The orientation of their roof did not favor the generation of solar power, so they opted for ground-mounted panels which could be configured to catch the most sunlight.

In addition to the panels, the Morrows purchased a battery system to store some of the energy produced. This allows the...

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