White Construction Inc. has been selected by Invenergy to be the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for Invenergy's Grand Ridge solar farm, which is under development in LaSalle County, Ill.
This 20 MW project will consist of 20 1 MW solar inverters and over 155,000 photovoltaic modules supplied by General Electric.
As the EPC contractor, White Construction will engineer, procure and construct the balance-of-system (BOS) components, as well as install the solar inverters and PV modules. The BOS components include the site preparation, security fencing, rack foundations, racking, DC wiring systems, AC collection system, and electrical switchyard.
Invenergy has developed the solar farm adjacent to its existing 210 MW Grand Ridge wind farm and will own and operate the project.