Avenal Photovoltaic Solar Farm

Summary

SCH Number
2010011074
Lead Agency
Kings County
Document Title
Avenal Photovoltaic Solar Farm
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received
Present Land Use
General Agriculture (GA-40)

Document Description
Avenal Solar Holdings LLC proposes to develop, own, and operate a 39 MW photovoltaic solar farm comprised of two project structures to be located on 420 acres of leased agricultutral lands in unincorporated Kings County, CA. The project would provide renewable solar energy to the citizens of Avenal as well as the greater Kings County area in addition to furthering California's 33% renewable portfolio standard by the year 2020.

Contact Information
Chuck Kinney
Kings County Community Development Agency
1400 W. Lacey Boulevard
Hanford, CA 93230

Phone : (559) 582-3211

Location

Coordinates
38°58'56"N 120°06'19"W
Cities
Avenal
Counties
Kings
Cross Streets
36th Ave and Salem Ave alignment
Zip
93204
Total Acres
420
Parcel #
038-290-007, 008, 009, 011
State Highways
33
Airports
Avenal
Schools
Avenal HS

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Power:Solar (photovoltaic)(39 Watts)
Local Action
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 California Energy Commission California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 Department of Water Resources Resources Agency California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Conservation

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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