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Department of Environmental Quality

General Notice
General Notice - SunPower Corporation - Notice of Intent for Small Renewable Energy Project (Solar) in Southampon County
Date Posted: 10/20/2016
Expiration Date: 11/14/2016
Submitted to Registrar for publication: YES
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SunPower Corporation has notified the Department of Environmental Quality that it intends to submit the necessary documentation for a Permit by Rule for a small renewable energy project (solar) in Southampton County.  The project will consist of a photovoltaic solar facility of up to 91 megawatts of capacity on approximately 525 acres of land.  The proposed site is situated south and west of Southampton Parkway, east of Smiths Ferry Road, and north of farms that border Brooks Road; approximately 1.5 miles south of Franklin.  When fully commissioned the facility will have approximately 290,000 solar panels.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Mary E. Major 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4423    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: ()-