Solar farm covering 57 acres in Pittsfield wins regulators' OK
- Jul 26, 2017 9:52 pm GMTJul 26, 2017 1:12 pm GMT
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Cianbro's 57-acre solar farm in
Environmental regulators last month cleared the project for construction and the
In its request for that PUC approval in June, Cianbro subsidiary
The project will have a maximum generation capacity of 9.9 megawatts and CMP will pay
Since the PUC approved terms of that contract, the company moved the project from a site in
The company told utilities commissioners that it expected to close the sale this week on the final piece of land required for the project.
It's located on a 113-acre parcel off
The project will have 41,000 solar panels in a fenced-in 57-acre portion of that lot. The company expects the project to achieve full operation in
When it enters service in December, the project will be the largest single solar farm in operation in the state. The largest so far, in
Larger projects are in the works. Two proposals from
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