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Sand Fork Solar project in Texas

Overview
Overview

In June 2019, ENGIE entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Target Corporation for 89 MW of capacity from the Sand Fork Solar Project. This Texas solar project came online in Q1 2021. In addition to providing clean, renewable energy, the project will have a positive economic impact in the local area, namely through local construction jobs and purchases of local goods and services.

  • Location: Jones County, Texas
  • Status: Operational 
  • Project MW: 200 MW 
  • Transmission: ERCOT
  • Project Area: 2,200+ acres
  • Customer: Target
Project Details
Project Details

REAL ESTATE

  • Over 2,200 acres of land under long-term lease, including all planned solar panels, collection lines, and access roads

INTERCONNECTION

  • Generator Interconnection Agreement executed in June 2019
  • 345 kV Interconnection at Lone Star Transmission’s Phantom Hill Switching Station
Environment and Permitting
Environment and Permitting

ENVIRONMENT

  • Critical Issues Assessment complete
  • No significant biological constraints identified
  • No incidental take or eagle take permits required

PERMITTING

  • All discretionary permits were acquired
  • Ministerial permits for construction/operation were obtained