Clean Energy Program: Multi-Site Solar Photovoltaic Project - Pits T1 and T2


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Alameda County Water District
Document Title
Clean Energy Program: Multi-Site Solar Photovoltaic Project - Pits T1 and T2
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
Alameda County Water District
Present Land Use
Groundwater Recharge Facility/Open Space/Open Space - Resource Conservation/Public

Document Description
The ACWD (District) proposes to install floating solar photovoltaic (PV) power generation atop former Pit T1 and Pit T2 groundwater recharge facilities. The Pit T1 facility would generate approximately 880 kW AC solar PV power and cover approximately 130,000 square feet (3.0 acres) of the existing Pit T1 pond. The Pit T2 facility would generate approximately 2,270 kW AC solar PV power and cover approximately 240,000 square feet (5.5 acres) of the existing pond. Power generated at each site would be used at the same site, to the extent feasible, with excess power sent to the electrical grid to be used at other District facilities.

Contact Information
Greg Watson
Alameda County Water District
43885 South Grimmer Boulevard
Fremont, CA 94538

Phone : (510) 552-8428


37°33'47.17"N 121°59'56.16"W
Cross Streets
Paseo Padre Parkway and Riverwalk Drive
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
84, 238
Alameda Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Power (Photovoltaic (PV))(3.15 Watts)
Local Action
Site Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Job Generation Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 California Department of Water Resources California Energy Commission California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2


Environmental Document
Notice of Intent Pit T1 and T2 08_24_2020   PDF 62 K Public Review ISMND Pit T1 and T2 08_19_2020   PDF 8066 K Summary Form F for Document Submittal 08_24_2020   PDF 580 K
Notice of Completion for Pits T1 and T2 08_25_2020   PDF 309 K
State Comments
2020099001_RWQCB Comment   PDF 649 K

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