Old Liberty Farm Solar LLC on Nov. 17 filed with the North Carolina Utilities Commission a renewable energy registration statement for a 40-MW (ac) photovoltaic generator to be located on land south of Old Liberty Road outside the town of Franklinville in Randolph County, North Carolina.
This $70 million project will sell electricity to Duke Energy Progress. The interconnection and delivery will be via a dedicated private substation tied to either the Duke Energy Progress 115-kV or 230-kV transmission line near the site.
Old Liberty Farm Solar proposes the following construction schedule:
- Design, financing and permitting – Fall 2017
- Equipment delivery – Spring 2018
- Generator construction – Spring 2018
- Final inspections, commissioning and operation completed by June 30, 2018.
Project contact information is: Rachel Donahue, Old Liberty Farm Solar LLC, 400 W. Main St, Suite 503, Durham, NC 27701, firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 919-682-6822.