Pintail Solar Farm seeks North Carolina okay for 5-MW project

Pintail Solar Farm LLC applied Sept. 1 at the North Carolina Utilities Commission Application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for a 5-MW (ac) project to be located at the end of Pintail Drive, 0.23 miles north/northeast of the intersection of Pintail Dr. and S. King St. at Windsor in Bertie County.

The project is due on-line as of Sept. 1, 2017. The applicant plans to sell the output of this $7.8 million project to Dominion North Carolina Power. The projected annual sales are 9,750,000 kilowatt-hours.

A project contact is: Veronika Gunter, 34 Wall St., Suite 604, Asheville NC 28801,, telephone (828) 251-0467.

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Barry Cassell is Chief Analyst for GenerationHub covering coal and emission controls issues, projects and policy. He has covered the coal and power generation industry for more than 24 years, beginning in November 2011 at GenerationHub and prior to that as editor of SNL Energy’s Coal Report. He was formerly with Coal Outlook for 15 years as the publication’s editor and contributing writer, and prior to that he was editor of Coal & Synfuels Technology and associate editor of The Energy Report. He has a bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University.