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Napa Wineries Confront a Solar-Powered Crime Wave

Lynn Alley
Issue: September 30, 2009

In late June, someone stole 40 solar panels from Harris Ranch Napa Valley. This was not the first theft of panels from a Napa winery. Both Honig Vineyard and Winery and ZD Wines have been hit not once but twice in recent months. It’s an odd side effect of the region’s embrace of clean energy.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands August 24, 2009.

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