McCarthy Building Companies Inc. says it has put in the ultimate solar module on the Arrow Canyon Solar challenge, a 274 MW solar and 91 MW/455 MWh battery energy storage system facility positioned on the Moapa River Indian Reservation in Moapa, Nev.
Secured because the EPC contractor by EDF Renewables to assemble the 1,387-acre challenge, McCarthy and its electrical commerce companion, Bombard Electric, just lately put in the final of 621,093 bifacial monocrystalline modules. The challenge additionally options 7,139 NEXTracker NX Horizon trackers.
At the peak of development and module set up, there have been greater than 450 group members on the job website, together with 46 tribal members. When totally operational in December, Arrow Canyon will generate sufficient energy to satisfy the consumption of as much as 76,000 common Nevada properties.
“After installing approximately 38.8 million pounds worth of modules, this milestone is worth celebrating with EDF Renewables and the Moapa Paiutes,” says McCarthy Project Director Chris Fletcher.
John Bastarous, vp of development at EDF Renewables, feedback, “Seeing module number 621,093 installed is a very exciting milestone. Constructing this size of a project takes strong partnerships that share common values of safety, quality, and teamwork. We appreciate McCarthy and Bombard for their well-coordinated efforts, in achieving such a key milestone.”