The Wagon Trail Solar Project is a proposed solar photovoltaic energy generation facility with a generating capacity of approximately 500 megawatts. The facility would be located on approximately 4,500 acres (7 sq. miles). Other proposed components include distributed energy storage (lithium-ion batteries); power collection system; up to four collector substations; operation and maintenance building; up to 3 meteorological towers; site access, service roads, perimeter fencing and gates; 8-mile 230 kilovolt (kV) transmission line; and temporary construction areas.
Proposed. The Department received a Notice of
Intent (NOI) to apply for a Site Certificate on November 3, 2020. The
Department issued a Public Notice of the NOI and Public Comment Period on
November 25, 2020 and held an informational meeting on January 7, 2021.
The public comment period on the NOI closed on January 22, 2021. The Department
reviewed comments and the NOI, and issued the Project Order on March 23, 2021. The
preliminary Application for Site Certificate (pASC) is expected in Spring 2021.
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