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The project is among the largest ever proposed in Indiana and Hoosier Energy Rural Electric Cooperative has a 20-year contract in place to buy the electricity generated.
The 293 MW Sun Mountain solar project, set to be located in Pueblo, Colorado, and the 173 MW Bellflower solar project, set to be constructed east of Indianapolis will each be among the largest in their respective states.
Solential said it is in final negotiations with a major Midwestern city to install the region’s first floatovoltaic solar system.
Governors of five states agreed to increase access to electric vehicle charging infrastructure in the Midwest.
The Indiana-based manufacturer hires formerly incarcerated people who are reintegrating into the workforce at its solar module plant.
Oriden and Origis Energy are developing the solar capacity, which could be in service by 2023.
The agreement follows a long-term renewable energy purchase agreement signed in April for the first phase of the project, covering 480 MW.