Proposed Location: Southwestern Imperial County, California, nine miles southwest of the city of El Centro
Electricity Production Capacity: 15-18 megawatts
Acreage: 100 acres of public land, plus 2 acres of temporary disturbance.
Electrical Transmission Connection: The solar energy generating facility will connect to the adjacent Imperial Valley Substation via a buried 12.47-kilovolt transmission line
Status: The public comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement ended on July 19, 2012. The Final Environmental Impact Statement was published on July 26th, 2013. A Notice of Availability for the FEIS and proposed Plan Amendment was published in the Federal Register on July 26, 2013. This initiates a 30-day public protest period that ends on August 28, 2013.
Company's Expected Benefit:
- The project would generate enough electricity to power 5,400 homes
For further information please contact Noel Ludwig, Project Manager, (951) 697-5368. Written comments may be sent to Noel Ludwig, Ocotillo Sol Project Manager, 22835 Calle San Juan De Los Lagos, Moreno Valley, CA 92553 or to the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org