Proposed Location: Riverside County, six miles north of Desert Center
Electricity Production Capacity: 125 - 150 megawatts
Company: EDF-Renewable Energy
Acreage: 1,044 - 1,208 acres
Status: Record of Decision signed March 13, 2013
Electrical Transmission Connection: Either via the adjacent Desert Sunlight project's 230 kV gen-tie, or the planned Red Bluff Substation
Company's Expected Benefit:
- The project would generate enough electricity to power about 45,000 homes
- The project would have a peak construction workforce of about 300 employees
The Record of Decision for the project was published in the Federal Register on 3/13/2013. At this time, there are no longer any opportunities to comment on the project.
For more information, contact the Bureau of Land Management Project Manager, Frank McMenimen (760) 833-7150.