FERC accepts wholesale deal for small solar project in Maryland

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Dec. 17 accepted PJM Interconnection‘s Oct. 23 filing of an executed Wholesale Market Participation Agreement for a 3.38-MW solar project in Maryland.

The agreement was entered into among PJM, project developer Constellation Solar Maryland II LLC and transmission owner Delmarva Power and Light (DPLC). “PJM is submitting this Agreement for filing because Constellation intends to engage in wholesale sales in the PJM markets from a generating facility connected to DPLC’s distribution facilities,” the Oct. 23 filing noted.

This agreement covers the Constellation Solar Maryland II LLC Solar Facility, to be located on Bucktown Road, approximately 4.5 miles southeast of Cambridge, Md. Under this agreement, on or before April 30, 2015, Constellation must demonstrate commercial operation of all generating units.

The project contact is: Constellation Solar Maryland II LLC, 100 Constellation Way, Suite 1000C, Baltimore, MD 21202, Attn: Vice President–Solar.

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