Plans for third solar farm in Surry County put on hold

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SURRY COUNTY, N.C. -- Plans for a third solar farm in Surry County have been put on hold while the county looks into the cost.

County officials said they want to see how much a local utility company would pay for the electricity generated there.

The solar company O-2 Energies has two solar facilities in Surry County.

It is unclear when the latest rates will be announced.