PJM files interconnect deal for 5-MW New Jersey solar project

PJM Interconnection on April 18 filed at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an executed Wholesale Market Participation Agreement for a 5-MW solar project in New Jersey.

The agreement was entered into among PJM, Public Service Electric & Gas (as the “Wholesale Market Participant”), and Public Service Electric & Gas (as the “Transmission Owner”).

It covers the Deptford (Kinsley Solar) project, located at 2025 Delsea Drive, Sewell, N.J. Project components include: solar panels capable of generating 5 MW of maximum capacity; five transformer/inverter skids rated at 1 MW each; and switchgear and revenue metering to support solar generation.

On or before Nov. 1, 2014, the Wholesale Market Participant must demonstrate commercial operation of the generating units.

A project contact is: Public Service Electric & Gas, 80 Park Plaza, T-T8, Newark, NJ 07102-4194, Attention: Albert Grisolia.

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