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Anson Solar Project

Anson Solar ProjectCounty/State:

Jones County, Texas

Commercial Operations Date:

December 2020

Capacity:

200 MW

Regional Transmission Organization:

ERCOT

Project Description:

Located in central Texas, the project site is primarily agricultural in nature. The Anson Solar Project began construction in November 2019.


Project Schedule


Real Estate

  • Over 2,200 acres of land under long-term lease, including all planned solar panels, collection lines, and access roads

Interconnection

  • Generator Interconnection Agreement executed in June 2019
  • 345 kV Interconnection at Lone Star Transmission’s Phantom Hill Switching Station

Environmental

  • Critical Issues Assessment complete
  • No significant biological constraints identified
  • No incidental take or eagle take permits required

Local Community

  • Anson Solar is sited in a rural area where large-scale energy projects bring much needed economic development, including short- and long-term employment as well as tax benefits to the local community.

Permitting

  • All discretionary permits have been acquired
  • Ministerial permits for construction/operation are in the process of being obtained

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