Proposed Location: San Bernardino County, 6 miles southwest of Baker
Electricity Production Capacity: 350 MW on BLM-administered public land
Company: Soda Mountain Solar, LCC
Acreage: Approximately 4397 acres
Status: A Notice of Intent to prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement was published on October 23, 2012.
Public Comment: Publication of the NOI initiates a public scoping period extended to December 14, 2012.
Electrical Transmission Connection: This project will not have a gentie. It will connect directly to an existing transmission line.
Publication of the NOI initiates a public scoping period extended to December 14, 2012. BLM is seeking issues, concerns, potential impacts, alternatives, and mitigation measures that should be considered in the analysis of the proposed action and will use them to prepare the draft environmental documents to be available for public review in Early 2013.
Written comments may be sent to:
Attn: Jeffery Childers, Soda Mountain Solar Project Manager, 22835 Calle San Juan De Los Lagos, Moreno Valley, CA 92553 or to the e-mail address email@example.com
For further information please contact Jeffery Childers, Project Manager at (951) 697-5308.
Public Meetings and Hearings
Joint BLM/County Meetings
When - Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Location - Hampton Inn, 2710 Lenwood Road, Barstow, CA 92311
Times - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM / 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Future meetings, hearings and any other public involvement activities will be announced at least 15 days in advance through public notices, media releases, and/or mailings.