FERC accepts Southern California Ed agreements for 20-MW solar project

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Dec. 5 accepted an Oct. 23 filing by Southern California Edison of a Generator Interconnection Agreement and a Service Agreement for Wholesale Distribution Service for a 20-MW solar project.

The agreements are between SoCal Edison and Longboat Solar LLC. The GIA specifies the terms and conditions pursuant to which SoCal Edison will engineer, design, construct, own, operate, and maintain interconnection facilities required to interconnect Longboat’s 20-MW solar photovoltaic generating facility to SoCal Edison’s distribution system and pursuant to which Longboat will pay for such facilities. The Service Agreement sets forth SoCal Edison’s agreement to provide distribution service for the 20 MW of power produced by Longboat’s facility to the California Independent System Operator-controlled grid at the 115-kV bus of SoCalEdison’s Tortilla substation.

Longboat Solar proposes a commercial operation date of Aug. 1, 2016, for the project.

A developer contact is: Longboat Solar LLC, Regis Reverchon, Regis.Reverchon@edf-re.com. That is an e-mail address for EDF Renewable Energy.

Another contact is: Longboat Solar LLC, Attn: Ryan Pfaff, Executive Vice President, Development, 15445 Innovation Drive, San Diego, CA, CA 92128, phone (858) 521-3311.

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Barry Cassell is Chief Analyst for GenerationHub covering coal and emission controls issues, projects and policy. He has covered the coal and power generation industry for more than 24 years, beginning in November 2011 at GenerationHub and prior to that as editor of SNL Energy’s Coal Report. He was formerly with Coal Outlook for 15 years as the publication’s editor and contributing writer, and prior to that he was editor of Coal & Synfuels Technology and associate editor of The Energy Report. He has a bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University.