|NRG and NRG Yield Unveil New 20 MW Solar Facility in Southern California|
New Solar Installation Helps California Move Closer to Clean Energy Goal
“We are proud to continue to bring renewable energy options to the
The project was built on approximately 180 acres of land located in the
western Mojave Desert, five miles northeast of
Approximately 98,000 PV solar panels onsite are expected to generate enough electricity to power approximately 3,280 homes. At this rate, the project will avoid 41,000 tons of carbon emissions, equivalent to taking 8,600 cars off the road.
Construction began in summer 2015, and the project created approximately 250 jobs during construction.
NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the
strength of the nation’s largest and most diverse competitive electric
generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. A Fortune
200 company, NRG creates value through best in class operations,
reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform
serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity
customers, large and small, we continually innovate, embrace and
implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy. We
aim to be pioneers in developing smarter energy choices and delivering
exceptional service as our retail electricity providers serve almost 3
million residential and commercial customers throughout the country.
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