Sun Farm VI pursues North Carolina okay for 5-MW solar project

Sun Farm VI LLC on July 7 filed an application with the North Carolina Utilities Commission for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity on a 5-MW (ac) solar project to be located on US Hwy 17 at Hertford in Perquimans County.

The facility is projected to come on-line as of Oct. 15, 2017. The company plans to sell the output to Virginia Electric and Power d/b/a Dominion North Carolina Power.

The $11.5 million project is to be constructed with ground-mounted racking and would use approximately 21,875 solar modules.

Project contact information is: Sun Farm VI LLC, 176 Mine Lake Court, Ste 100, Raleigh, NC 27615, lnfo@Biue-GreenEnergy.com, telephone (888) 746-5558.

Two other companies with the same contact information on July 7 filed their own certificate applications with the commission:

  • Sun Farm V LLC for a 5-MW (ac) project on US Hwy 17 in Perquimans County. The facility is due to go on-line as of Sept. 15, 2017. The plan is to sell the output of this $11.5 million project to Virginia Electric and Power.
  • Sun Farm X LLC for a 4.5-MW (ac) solar photovoltaic project. It is due to go on-line as of Oct. 15, 2017. It is to be located on Ocean Hwy S. at Edenton in Perquimans County. The output of this $11 million project is to be sold to Virginia Electric and Power.
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