FERC accepts interconnect deal for Gloucester Solar project in New Jersey

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on March 27 accepted PJM Interconnection‘s filing on Feb. 27 of a Wholesale Market Participation Agreement with Gloucester Solar Farm LLC and transmission owner Public Service Electric and Gas for a 7.3-MW solar project in New Jersey.

FERC noted: “PJM states that it is submitting this WMPA for filing because Gloucester Solar intends to engage in wholesale sales in the PJM markets from a generating facility connected to PSE&G’s distribution facilities.”

Under this deal, on or before Sept. 30, 2015, Gloucester Solar Farm must demonstrate commercial operation of all generating units. The project location is at 593 Lower Landing Road, Gloucester Township, Camden County, N.J.

A project contact is: Gloucester Solar Farm LLC, 14 Scenic Drive Dayton, NJ 08810 Attn: Alex Lemas.

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