Notice of Preparation for an EIR for 80 MW Solar Farm -The project will utilize approximately 650 acres of the 1,023.9 acre project site. Construction is planned for the end of 2022. The project will be capable of producing 80 MWs of electricity for distribution on the PG&E grid. The project will utilize the existing PG&E Cortina Substation to access the grid. Major project components include: solar arrays and inverter blocks, related and supporting facilities (underground electrical collection lines, an on-site substation, a battery energy storage system, a 60-kV transmission line to the point of interconnection, an operations and maintenance facility, internal service roads, security fencing, gates and lighting, a construction lay down yard, and other temporary construction areas).
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Energy Commission, California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
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California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Commercial (Solar Power)(Sq. Ft. 44,600, Acres 1024, Employees No Permanent)
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Solid Waste, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife
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