Westbridge Renewable Energy Corp. has accomplished the interconnection research for its Accalia Point Solar Project, situated in Cameron County, Texas.
The firm says it’s at the moment working towards negotiation of an interconnection settlement with Sharyland Utilities, a Texas-based electrical transmission utility, to advance the undertaking to its development part.
“The timely completion of the Accalia Point Solar project’s interconnection and environmental studies represents a significant step forward in de-risking and advancing our first U.S. project toward commercialization,” says Stefano Romanin, CEO and director of Westbridge Renewable.
“With the U.S. setting ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by increasing renewable energy generation, and securing local energy production, solar energy developments are now recognized as indispensable,” he provides.
The Accalia Point undertaking consists of long-term solar leases masking roughly 1,120 acres of primarily cultivated farmland, with an put in capability of 221 MW.
The interconnection research assist decide the methodology and value concerned to interconnect the undertaking to the native transmission proprietor’s electrical grid. Engineering fieldwork and environmental area research had been additionally accomplished and shall be integrated into the undertaking’s last design and to adjust to state and county rules.
The undertaking is anticipated to be commissioned in early 2025.