Wildwood Solar Map

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WILDWOOD SOLAR PROJECT

100 Megawatts of Clean Energy in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi


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 29 states and Wildwood Solar will be among our first utility scale solar projects in Mississippi.

 

Features of the Wildwood Solar project:

  • Photovoltaic (PV) solar arrays capable of generating up to 100 megawatts (MW) of clean, renewable energy.
  • The project encompasses approximately 1,500 acres.
  • Subject to local and state approvals, the project is scheduled to begin operations as early as December 2024.

 

 

 
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 Wildwood Solar project will create local employment opportunities, including up to 300 jobs to construct the project.

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County Tax Revenue

The Project provides approximately $20 million* in additional revenue for Tallahatchie County, money that can enhance local roads, schools and services.

*Estimated over first 20 years of the project. All figures are estimated and subject to change.