Southern California Edison Signs 831 MW Of Solar PPAs

Southern California Edison (SCE) has signed power purchase agreements with SunPower Corp. and Fotowatio Renewable Ventures Inc. for more than 800 MW of solar-generated electricity that will go to the California power grid. The solar PV projects are located in California's Kern, Los Angeles and Merced counties.

The three contracts with SunPower include 110 megawatts from Solar Star California XIII LLC, located in Los Banos, scheduled to be operational by Dec. 31, 2014; 325 MW from Solar Star California XIX LLC, located in Rosamond, scheduled to be operational by Oct. 31, 2016; and 276 MW from Solar Star California XX LLC, located in Rosamond, scheduled to be operational by Oct. 31, 2016.

The four contracts with FRV include 60 MW from Regulus Solar LP, located in Lamont, scheduled to be operational by Dec. 31, 2013; 20 MW from Cygnus Solar LP, located in Arvin, scheduled to be operational by Sept. 30, 2013; 20 MW from Mojave Solar LP, located in Mojave, scheduled to be operational by Dec. 31, 2013; and 20 MW from Mojave Solar 4 LP, located in Lancaster, scheduled to be operational by Dec. 31, 2013.

The projects, which will interconnect with existing and forthcoming transmission lines, are a result of SCE's competitive renewables solicitation and contingent on approval by the California Public Utilities Commission.

SOURCE: Southern California Edison

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