Southern Company Services, on behalf of the utility subsidiaries of parent Southern Co. (NYSE: SO), filed on April 7 with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an executed Large Generator Interconnection Agreement dated March 24 with White Pine Solar LLC for a 101-MW solar project.
On Jan. 28, 2014, White Pine Solar submitted an interconnection request to Southern to interconnect a solar photovoltaic (PV), inverter-based generator array. This facility is to be located in Taylor County, Ga., with a nominal net capacity of 101 MW at the Point of Interconnection. The Point of Interconnection will be where the generator tie line terminates on the bus of the IC-333 Interconnecting Substation.
The targeted commercial operation date under the LGIA is Dec. 13, 2016.
The project contact information is: White Pine Solar LLC c/o NextEra Energy Resources LLC, Attn: Business Management, 700 Universe Boulevard, Juno Beach, Florida 33408, Phone: 561-304-5986.