ESA Boston Solar approved for 5-MW project in North Carolina

ESA Boston Solar LLC was approved Oct. 25 by the North Carolina Utilities Commission on its Aug. 9 application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity on a 5-MW (ac) project located off of the west side of Boston Road/US 501, north of Bowmantown Road, at Roxboro in Person County, N.C.

The projected date for the $12.35 million facility to come on-line is Dec. 30, 2017. The applicant’s general plan for sale of the electricity to be generated is to sell the electricity to Duke Energy Progress.

Project contact information is: ESA Boston Solar LLC, 4155 St Johns Parkway, Suite 1100, Sanford, FL 32771,, telephone (407) 268-6455.

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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.