There were many Spencer County community members interested in the matter of the moratorium regarding commercial solar projects within the county.

SPENCER COUNTY — At the Tuesday, May 16, commissioners meeting, applause was heard throughout the courthouse as the Spencer County Commissioners unanimously approved Resolution 2023-04, a resolution for moratorium on Commercial Solar Energy Systems (CSES) in the county.

This action comes as a result of many Spencer County residents expressing their concerns with talk of thousands of acres of land being leased to solar companies near the Luce Township area.