Dominion Energy to build 150 MW PV plant in Virginia
Post date: 01/11/2019 - 08:05
US Utility Dominion Energy, Inc is adding a 150 MW PV facility in Prince George County, Virginia. The »Fort Powhatan« solar facility is the largest in Dominion Energy's Virginia solar portfolio. The plant is expected to be operational in 2021. Under the agreement, Dominion Energy will own and operate the facility and provide the energy and renewable energy certificates to a data center under a long-term contract.
Currently, Dominion Energy has more than 40 solar facilities totaling more than 1,500 MW of solar generation operational or under development in Virginia. The company has committed to having 3,000 MW of new solar and wind energy in operation or under development in Virginia by 2022. With »Fort Powhatan«, Dominion Energy has fulfilled approximately 45 percent of this commitment.