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August 17, 2021

RII Launches PowerScore for Non-Cannabis CEA

In late July, RII launched PowerScore key performance indicators (KPIs) for non-cannabis CEA facilities to support the USDA project. Producers now receive performance snapshots for energy and can benchmark performance year over year to analyze changes in facility-level and crop-specific…
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May 6, 2021

RII and ACEEE Embark on First USDA Deliverable

CEA Market Characterization Report will provide an overview of how greenhouse and vertical markets use energyStep one in the three-year, USDA-funded project titled Data-Driven Market Transformation for Sustainable Efficient Controlled Environment Agriculture is underway. RII and ACEEE have begun work…
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May 6, 2021

RII Releases Cannabis Energy & Environment Policy Primer

The publication was peer-reviewed by RII’s Policy Working Group, leading researchers, and policy and equity advocatesOn April 21st, just ahead of Earth Day, RII released its Cannabis Energy & Environment Policy Primer: For Federal, State, and Local Policy Makers and…