Cereal City Solar Project area of interest.

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CEREAL CITY SOLAR PROJECT

100 Megawatts of Clean Energy in Marshall Township, part of Calhoun County, Michigan


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 Cereal City Solar will be the first solar project in Calhoun County.

 

Features of the Cereal City Solar project:

  • Photovoltaic (PV) solar arrays capable of generating up to 100 megawatts (MW) of clean, renewable energy.
  • The project encompasses approximately 600 acres.
  • Subject to local and state approvals, the project is scheduled to begin operations as early as June 2023.

 

 

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

The Cereal City 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 $21 million* in additional revenue for Calhoun County and Marshall Township, 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.