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02/04/2011

Agua Caliente Solar Project

 
The Agua Caliente Solar Project will create jobs and sustainable energy

The DOE has announced a loan guarantee of up to $967 million for the Agua Caliente Solar project in Yuma County, AZ.  The Agua Caliente project will create approximately 400 jobs and produce a 290-megawatt photovoltaic solar generating facility, utilizing thin film panels from First Solar, Inc.

NRG Solar, the project sponsor, estimates that the Agua Caliente will be the largest photovoltaic generation facility in the world.

"Solar projects like this are helping the U.S. to compete globally for the clean energy jobs of today and the future," says U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu.  "The Obama Administration is committed to bringing innovative renewable energy technologies to the market to support the country's transition to a clean energy economy."

The Agua Caliente Solar project is expected to provide clean, emissions-free electricity for 100,000 homes.  The project will deploy fault ride-through and dynamic voltage regulation, technologies new to solar power plants in the United States.

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Visit our website today to learn about the design flexibility of a Morton building and the endless possibilities of partnering with our designBUILD team.


Wood construction is both cost and energy efficient. Check out Morton Buildings and our designBUILD team online today to discover all the benefits of post-frame construction.


When choosing a metal-clad building for your next construction project, consider Morton Buildings, Inc., and their designBUILD team, we’ll make your dream a reality.

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