Brickyard Solar Project area of interest

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BRICKYARD SOLAR PROJECT

200 Megawatts of Clean Energy in Boone County, Indiana

 

For decades, NextEra Energy Resources' subsidiaries have been helping fuel America’s economic growth and quality of life and moving our nation toward energy independence. To date, we operate solar projects in 27 states and Brickyard Solar will be among our first utility scale solar projects in Indiana.

Features of the Brickyard Solar Project:

  • Photovoltaic (PV) solar arrays capable of generating up to 200 megawatts (MW) of clean, renewable energy.
  • The project encompasses approximately 1,171 fenced in acres.
  • Subject to local and state approvals, the project is scheduled to begin operations by the end of 2022.

 

 

COMMUNITY BENEFITS

Bringing Economic Opportunities

 

Solar projects generate home-grown, renewable energy, while preserving clean air and water. They can also generate significant economic benefits for the communities that host them.

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Employment Opportunities

Brickyard Solar Project will create local employment opportunities, including up to 200 jobs to construct the project

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County Tax Revenue

The project provides approximately $50 million* in additional revenue for Boone County, money that can enhance local roads, schools and services

*Estimated over first 30 years of the project. All figures are estimated and subject to change.