GCL works out interconnect deal for 20-MW solar project in Georgia

Southern Company Services, on behalf of the regulated utility subsidiaries of parent of Southern Co. (NYSE: SO), filed on May 8 at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an executed Small Generator Interconnection Agreement dated April 24 with GCL Lincoln Power LLC for a 20-MW project in Georgia.

In June 2013, GCL Lincoln submitted an interconnection request to Southern Companies to interconnect a solar photovoltaic (PV), inverter-based generator array. It is located in Lincoln County, Ga., and has a nominal net capacity of 20 MW at the Point of Interconnection. The Point of Interconnection will be where the generator tie line terminates on the bus of the Petersburg Road Substation.

The project is targeted for a commercial operation date of Dec. 31, 2016.

A project contact is: GCL Lincoln Power LLC
, Attn: Michael Rieser, Director of Business Development, One Market Street, Steuart Tower, Suite 1800
, San Francisco, CA 94105, Phone:415-940-5682, mrieser@gclsolarenergy.com. That contact information is for GCL Solar Energy, a supplier of high-quality polysilicon and wafers to the solar energy industry.

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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.