Bert Crane Solar Facility

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Atwater
Document Title
Bert Crane Solar Facility
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Document Description
Installation of a 1.1 megawatt photovoltaic solar facility at the Bert Crane Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) site. The project consists of 204 strings of 20 270-watt solar modules on azimuth trackers installed on approximately 10 acres. A future second phase of the project anticipates expansion to 10 adjacent acres with a similar type and number of modules. Timing for future construction of the second phase has not been defined, but is anticipated before the year 2020.

Contact Information

Angela Basch
Agency Name
City of Atwater
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
S. Bert Crane Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
056-200-025 and -026
State Highways
Hwy 140
Black Rascal Creek, Bear Creek

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects, California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT), California Energy Commission, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)
Development Types
Power:Solar (Megawatts 1.1)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Recreation, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, 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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