29 Mar '18, 4pm

[email protected]'s latest Kern County #solar project comes online

.@SouthernPowerCo's latest Kern County #solar project comes online

Southern Power has announced the commercial operations of the 20 MW Gaskell West 1 Solar Facility in Kern County, Calif. This project marks Southern Power’s fifth solar facility within the county and the 12th solar facility within the state to come online. Construction of the approximately 280-acre project began in October 2017 and created 220 peak construction jobs. Southern Power acquired the facility in January 2018 from the project’s developer, Recurrent Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Solar. D.H. Blattner & Sons Inc. performed the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for the photovoltaic field, and Dashiell Corp. performed the high-voltage EPC. Gaskell West 1 consists of approximately 85,710 modules manufactured by Canadian Solar. First Solar Energy Services will operate and maintain the facility, and Southern California Edison (SCE) ...

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