Duke buys California sun
Three solar plants totalling 55MW acquired from SunPower Corp
Duke Energy Renewables has acquired three solar power plants in California totalling 55MW from SunPower Corp.
The projects are the 20MW each Rio Bravo I and Rio Bravo II facilities and the 15MW Wildwood Solar II scheme, all of which are located in Kern County.
Southern California Edison is buying the electricity generated by the plants under 20-year agreements, Duke said.
Duke Energy Renewables president Rob Caldwell said: “These solar projects are excellent facilities that increase our solar presence in California by 50%.”
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