Massive solar array planned at ex-Napa landfill

Plans are under way to build the largest solar interconnect project in the North Bay at a closed regional sanitary landfill adjacent to the city of American Canyon. This landfill once served the cities of Napa, Vallejo and American Canyon, as well the county of Napa.

“Preliminary permission to connect to the PG&E grid was reached during the first quarter of 2012 and is contingent upon approval of a 20 to 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with this utility,” said Larry Asera, CEO of the Green Tech Power Group, LLC.

“If the PPA is approved within the next 60-90 days, construction of the $20 million to $25 million solar power micro utility facility could begin this summer… Read more

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