The North Carolina Utilities Commission on Jan. 6 approved an October 2015 application from Harrison Solar LLC for a certificate of public convenience and necessity for construction of a 5-MW (ac) solar facility to be located on the east side of Dunn Road, east of the intersection with Pleasant Union Road, in Roseboro, Sampson County, North Carolina.
The applicant plans to sell the electricity from this $20 million project to Duke Energy Progress under a 15-year power purchase agreement.
The facility will consist of approximately twenty thousand sixty four (20,064) 340Wp PV modules (or equivalent) affixed to ground mounted racks supported on driven piles. It will utilize approximately six (6) 800kW inverters (or equivalent).
The facility is projected to come online in December 2016. The service life of the equipment is expected to be a minimum of 20 years. The projected annual sales of the Facility are 12,279,168 kWh.
A project contact is: Andrew Giraldo, Harrison Solar LLC, 645 Wingrave Drive, Charlotte, NC 28270. firstname.lastname@example.org.