The following diagram shows the current progress for this proposed project with links to applicable project-related documents. The colored bar in the center indicates the items that have been completed or are currently underway.
Federal Coordination Process
| || |
- Right-of-Way Grant
|Decision Record -|| || |
| || ||- Public Comment Period|
|Publication of EA -|| || |
Proposed Location: Imperial Valley, southwest of El Centro near the Mexican border.
Electricity Production Capacity: 139MW
Company: Campo Verde Solar, LLC
Acreage: 1,443 acres of private land and 17 acres of BLM Land
Status: Secretary Salazar Approves Transmission Line on 9/26/12
Electrical Transmission Connection: A 230kV would leave Campo Verde, crossing 1 mile of BLM land and interconnecting with the Imperial Valley Substation.
Company's Expected Benefit:
- Produce enough electricity to power nearly 42,000 homes
- Create 250+ jobs during peak construction and 5-7 permanent jobs
- Generate $17.5 million in local tax revenue over the life of the project
- Generate roughly $239 million of positive impact to County economy
Project Fact Sheet