PJM works out wholesale deal for 13-MW Dix Solar project in New Jersey

PJM Interconnection on May 27 filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an executed Wholesale Market Participation Agreement with Dix Solar LLC and transmission owner Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) for a 13-MW solar project in New Jersey.

“PJM is submitting this Agreement for filing because the Wholesale Market Participant intends to engage in wholesale sales in the PJM markets from a generating facility connected to Transmission Owner’s distribution facilities,” said PJM.

The agreement covers the Dix Solar Farm, to be located at Browns Mills Road and Springfield Road in Pemberton Township, Burlington County, New Jersey. This is a 13-MW, ground-mounted, inverter-based, photovoltaic facility consisting of solar arrays and a 34-kV collector system.

Under the agreement, on or before Dec. 31, 2016, Dix Solar must demonstrate commercial operation of all generating units.

A developer contact is: Dix Solar LLC c/o Energy Management Inc., 20 Park Plaza, Suite 320, Boston, MA 02116, Attn: Jamie Fordyce.

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