Garrett Solar II seeks North Carolina approval for 5-MW project

Garrett Solar II LLC applied Oct. 21 at the North Carolina Utilities Commission Application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity on a 4.99-MW (ac) solar photovoltaic project to be located at 1719 Virgilina Road, Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina.

The $7.8 million project would go on-line as of May 9, 2018. All electricity produced is to be sold to Duke Energy Progress. It would conists of approximately 20,048 340Wp ground-mounted solar modules or equivalent.

A project contact is: Charles G. McClure III, 727 W. Hargett St., Suite 201, Raleigh, NC 27603,, (919) 829-0037.

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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.