The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said Dec. 9 that it will take comment until Jan. 9 on an application from Sunnybrook Farm Solar LLC for a 51-MW (ac) solar project.
The department has received a notice of intent to submit the necessary documentation for a permit by rule for a small renewable energy project from Sunnybrook Farm Solar. The project is proposed to be located in Halifax County.
This will be a 51-MW (ac) photovoltaic facility located on portions of five parcels totalling approximately 340 acres off of Long Branch Lane ouside Scottsburg. The project will be comprised of about 210,000 polycrystalline solar colletors and associated equipment.