29 Sep '11, 4pm

400-Megawatt Solar Farm Planned in Northern Florida

400-megawatt solar farm announced by National Solar Power National Solar Power has announced it will build the Southeast’s largest solar farm in Gadsden County, Florida. The planned 400-megawatt solar farm – a $1.5 billion investment – is expected to generate hundreds of new jobs in the renewable energy sector. “Gadsden County was chosen for this significant project for many reasons, including its great year-round climate, strong community leadership, incredibly inviting regional support and the strong potential for future economic growth,” said James Scrivener, National Solar Power CEO in a press announcement. In a statement, Florida Governor Rick Scott welcomed the project to Florida: “It’s great to see innovative companies like National Solar Power choose to make their headquarters in Florida.” After completing the local and state permitting, the firs phase of the proje...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/09/29/400-megawatt-solar-fa...

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