Sacramento Solar Highways Project

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Document Title
Sacramento Solar Highways Project
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Present Land Use
The proposed project would be located within Caltrans-operated right-of-way of Highway 50.
Document Description
The proposed project is a demonstration project intended to determine the feasibility of installing photovoltaic electrical generation on publicity-owned land along the state's highways and freeways. The project would be located in the crescent shaped parcel of land above the northern onramp to westbound Highway 50 at the Mather Field Road Interchange in Rancho Cordova, a short length of cutslope west of that onramp, and the north cutslope between 43rd and 59th streets in the City of Sacramento. The total generation capacity expected is approximately 1.4 megawatts.

Contact Information

Kimberly Crawford
Agency Name
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Rancho Cordova, Sacramento
Cross Streets
48th & 59th Streets and Hwy 50 (95817) / Mather Field Road & Hwy 50
Total Acres
State Highways
Hwy 50
Light Rail/UPRR
Mather Airport
See attached
American River

Notice of Completion

Development Types
Power:Other Power Type (Type: PV arrays)(Megawatts 1.4 MW)
Local Actions
Project Issues
Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wildlife

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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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