Two solar companies push forward solar farm proposals in Cairo

CAIRO — Two solar companies presented plans to build 2-megawatt commercial solar farms to the Cairo Planning Board on Thursday.

Cypress Creek Renewables made its first presentation and Clean Energy Collective returned with a revised proposal to meet the board’s safety and visual improvement requests.

Cypress Creek, which operates solar farms in 15 states, presented an initial proposal to build a 10-acre solar farm at 740-770 Main St. in Cairo that would power between 300 and 500 homes…