PJM cancels wholesale deal for 10-MW solar project in Maryland

PJM Interconnection on Sept. 30 notified the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission of the cancellation of a 2014 Wholesale Market Participant Agreement with Community Energy Renewables LLC and transmission owner Delmarva Power and Light for a 10-MW solar project in Maryland.

“This WMPA is being cancelled because Community Energy has decided not to move forward with its interconnection project and will not participate in PJM’s markets,” said the notice.

This project has been under PJM queue #W3-160. It is the Worcester Solar Facility, to have been located in the Town of Berlin in Worcester County, Maryland. The Maximum Facility Output was to be 10 MW. It was to be a ground-mounted, inverter-based photovoltaic facility consisting of solar arrays and a 24.9 kV high side step up transformer.

A project contact is: Community Energy Renewables LLC, Three Radnor Corporate Center, Suite 300, 100 Matsonford Road, Radnor, PA 19087, Attn: Eric Blank.

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