PJM works out interconnect for 10-MW Pinesburg solar project in Maryland

PJM Interconnection on Feb. 18 filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an executed interconnection service agreement with Pinesburg Solar LLC, which is developing a 10-MW solar project in Maryland, and interconnecting transmission owner Potomac Edison.

The Pinesburg ISA facilitates the interconnection to the PJM transmission system of the 10-MW (Maximum Facility Output) Pinesburg Solar Project, located at the intersection of Bottom Road and Schetrompf Lane in Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland. The Pinesburg ISA indicates that Pinesburg shall have 6.67 MW of Capacity Interconnection Rights commencing June 1, 2018, at the Point(s) of Interconnection specified in this ISA. Pinesburg may also be awarded interim Capacity Interconnection Rights. The project consists of ground-mounted photovoltaic solar arrays.

Under this agreement, on or before March 1, 2017, Pinesburg Solar must demonstrate commercial operation of all generating units.

Company contact information is: Pinesburg Solar LLC c/o Community Energy Inc., Three Radnor Corporate Center, Suite 300, Radnor, PA 19807.

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