120 MW (AC) project located in Pueblo, CO.
The Comanche Solar project was selected by Xcel Energy through a competitive bid process to supply the majority of its solar generation portfolio. The project was found to be more cost effective than natural gas on a dollar per megawatt hour basis. Comanche Solar is one of the largest solar projects east of the Rockies.
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Comanche Solar has been online since 2016.
- Makes solar energy a cost-effective choice for large energy users and delivers significant environmental benefits.
- Generates enough energy to power more than 31,000 homes.
- Reduces CO2 by 3.5 million tons over a 25-year lifecycle.
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Amazon Solar Farm – Eastern Shore
Amazon Solar Farm - Eastern Shore is a solar project on the Delmarva Peninsula supplying Amazon Web Services data centers under a long-term Power Purchase Agreement.
The Butler Solar project originated through a competitive bid process announced by Georgia Power.
Amazon Solar Farm Virginia – Southampton
Amazon Solar Farm Virginia - Southampton is a solar project in Southampton County, Virginia supplying Amazon Web Services data centers under a long-term Power Purchase Agreement.
Elizabethtown College Solar
The Elizabethtown College Solar project delivers its power to Elizabethtown College and is a hands-on educational tool for undergraduate students at the College.
The Clarkson Solar project is hosted on land owned by Clarkson University, which also purchases the power through a long-term PPA.
The Gateway Solar project was developed by Community Energy and acquired by Constellation, an Exelon company, for construction and operation.
Keystone Solar is one of the first and largest customer driven utility-scale solar projects in PA.
Lafayette Solar Gardens
The Lafayette Solar Gardens are located in Lafayette, Colorado. These projects were the result of a cooperative effort between Community Energy and the City of Lafayette.
Lake County Solar
Lake County Solar is located on an industrial site in Northern Indiana and supplies NIPSCO.
Marion County Solar
The Marion County Solar project is located on an industrial site in Indianapolis and supplies power to Citizens Energy Group and Indiana Power & Light.
The Sterling Solar and Berkley East Solar projects supply power to two local municipal electric utilities in Massachusetts.
New Jersey Solar Portfolio
The highlighted West Pemberton Solar and Jacobstown Solar projects are a total size of 28 MW (AC) located in Burlington and Warren County, NJ.
North Carolina Solar Portfolio
The highlighted Dunn Solar, Rose Hill Solar & Franklin Solar projects are located in Dunn, NC, Rose Hill, NC and Louisburg, NC.
North Star Solar
The North Star Solar Project provides Xcel Energy with a cost-effective and efficient solution to meeting their 1.5 percent solar energy requirement in Minnesota.
West Vineland and North Vineland Solar facilities supply energy to the Vineland Municipal Electric Utility (VMEU).
The Comanche Solar project was selected by Xcel Energy through a competitive bid process to supply the majority of its solar generation portfolio in Colorado.