GreenGo Energy okayed for 5-MW solar projects in North Carolina

Pitt County Solar LLC was approved Oct. 31 by the North Carolina Utilities Commission for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for a 5-MW (ac) facility that will be located at 4906 NC 121, Farmville, Pitt County.

Said the Oct. 31 approval: “After careful consideration, the Commission finds good cause to approve the application and issue the attached certificate for the proposed solar photovoltaic electric generating facility.” 

The Aug. 18 certificate application said the projected on-line date is Sept. 1, 2017. The applicant’s general plan is to sell the ouptut to Duke Energy Progress. The projected annual sales of this $7.8 million project are 9,750,000 kilowatt-hours.

Project contact information is: Pitt County Solar LLC, 2610 Wycliff Road, Suite 410, Raleigh, NC 27607, interconnect@greengoenergy.com, telephone (919) 636-6303.

Also:

  • GreenGo Energy affiliate Delta Solar LLC was approved Oct. 31 by the North Carolina Utilities commission for a certificate on a 5-MW (ac) project to be located on Pope Farm Road, at Statesville in Iredell County, about one mile north of the intersection of Pope Farm Road and Island Ford Road. The Delta Solar project is due on-line as of Sept. 1, 2017. The applicant plans to sell the output of this $7.8 million facility to Duke Energy Carolinas.
  • GreenGo affiliate Cumberland Solar LLC was approved Oct. 31 for a certificate on a 5-MW (ac) solar photovoltaic facility to be located off Woodington Road, about 0.48 miles west of the intersection of Woodington Road and Shipman Road, Hope Mills, Cumberland County, North Carolina. It plans to sell the electricity to Duke Energy Progress. On Oct. 24, in response to a Public Staff inquiry, the applicant filed a verified statement indicating that the facility does not have common ownership with Woodington Solar LLC, which was issued a certificate on Oct. 4. The $7.8 million facility is projected to come on-line as of Sept. 1, 2017.
  • GreenGo affiliate Airport Solar LLC was approved Oct. 31 by the North Carolina commission for a certificate on a 5-MW (ac) project to be located off Morgan Sellers Road at Wadesboro in Anson County, about 0.25 miles east of the intersection of Morgan Sellers Road and Airport Road. The projected on-line date is Sept. 1, 2017. The applicant plans to sell the output to Duke Energy Progress. The projected annual sales for this $7.8 million project are 9,750,000 kilowatt-hours.
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