EIR JKM 03-17; Camino Solar project by Aurora Solar, LLC (Avangrid Renewables, LLC)

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Kern County
Document Title
EIR JKM 03-17; Camino Solar project by Aurora Solar, LLC (Avangrid Renewables, LLC)
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Undeveloped land, Wind energy Turbines, grazing land. Zoning Exclusive Agriculture and Open Space; Kern County General Plan: 1:1 (State and Federal Lands); 2:1 (Geological Hazard); 8:3 (exclusive Agriculture); 8:5 (Resource Management)

Document Description
The project proponent id requesting a Conditional Use Permit to allow for the construction and operation of a 44 megawatt solar photovoltaic electrical generating facility in an A (Exclusive Agricultural) and OS (Open Space) District. Permanent faiclities would include: solar panels; service roads; on-site battery storage system; communication cables; overhead and underground transmission lines; and electrical switchyards; inverters and transformers; on an approximately 339 acre portion of 869 acres of land. Private lands comprise of 94 acres and Bureau of Land management public lands comprise or 244 acres of project. Water for the proposed project is proposed to be trucked from an offsite water purveyor.

Contact Information
Janice Mayes
Kern County
2700 M Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301

Phone : (661) 862-8793


34°55'49.5233"N 118°26'39.60078"W
Mojave Tehachapi
Cross Streets
Rosamond Blvd and 170th Street West
Parcel #

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Commercial (339-869 Acres, 200 Employees) Power:Solar
Local Action
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 California Department of Transportation, District 9 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 Conservation

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