22 Jun '11, 3pm

California Utility Signs Contracts for 237 MW of Solar Power: San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced two new...

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced two new contracts for a combined total capacity of up to 237 megawatts (MW) of solar energy . Since January, SDG&E has signed 12 renewable energy contracts totalling 1035 MW. One of the new contracts is with a subsidiary of San Diego-based enXco and the other is with Arlington Valley Solar Energy II LLC, a subsidiary of LS Power Development LLC. The Catalina Solar project, to be developed by enXco, will have the capacity to generate up to 110 MW, starting with delivery of 50 MW by the end of next year and the remaining 60 MW by June 2013. The 25-year contract with Catalina Solar LLC calls for a ground-mounted photovoltaic system to be built in California's Rosamond/Tehachapi area. It will connect to the state's power grid via Southern California Edison's Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project. Like SDG&E's Sunrise Powerlink, the...

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