Proposed Location: One mile north and south of U.S. Interstate-10 (I-10) and approximately three miles west of the City of Blythe, spanning private agricultural land in both an unincorporated area of Riverside County, California, and a portion within the boundary of the City of Blythe, California.
Electricity Production Capacity: 485 megawatts.
Company: Renewable Resources Group
Acreage: The project would use 3,587 acres of previously disturbed agricultural private land for construction and operations.
Status: The final EIR/EA for the project was published on April 9, 2015.
Electrical Transmission Connection: A 230 kV gen-tie line will connect the solar energy generating facility to the Southern California Edison Colorado River Substation, located approximately four miles from the southernmost portion of the project.
Frank McMenimen, Project Manager
BLM Palm Springs - South Coast Field Office
1201 Bird Center Drive, Palm Springs CA, 92262
Phone: (760) 833-7150, Fax: (760) 833-7199
Larry Ross, Principal Planner
Riverside County Planning Department
4080 Lemon Street, 12th Floor, Riverside CA, 92501
Phone: (951) 955-9294, Fax: (951) 955-1811