By Cameron Chai
enXco and Marin Clean Energy have inked a Power Purchase Agreement for 31 MW of solar photovoltaic energy project. The location of this project will be on six possible places in Tulare, Kern and Kings Counties, along with the construction of a 1 MW solar carport facility in Marin County.
enXco and Marin Clean Energy will own, expand and run the solar project by buying the power produced under a 25-year deal with takeover chances at 10, 15, and 20 years of the contract duration. It is expected that the construction may commence in the fall of 2013 and the commercial processes in March, 2014. The joint locations will produce energy of 60,000 MW annually, which will fulfill 7.5%.of the yearly energy necessities of Marin Clean Energy when it is fully operational.
enXco’s solar development manager has stated that enXco is delighted to partner with Marin Energy in order to assist in their growth plan of renewable energy. These huge solar photovoltaic projects play a vital role in attaining the objective of producing carbon-free energy for meeting the demand in California. Generally, renewable and solar energy are important for accomplishing energy independence and simultaneously lessening the climate change.
The Chairman of Marin Energy Authority has said that this solar energy contract is an additional step for the company towards increasing the growth of renewable energy close by. The economy of California will be enhanced by these recent solar projects during the generation of clean energy supply for the customers. The company is expecting to add more regional and local renewable energy projects.