Desert Sunlight Solar Farm Project

The Desert Sunlight Solar Farm Project is designed to be a 550 MW solar photovoltaic power plant in Riverside County, California. The solar power system will reside on approximately 4,100 acres of federal land in Southern California's Sonara Desert.
Developers: 
First Solar Inc.
Investors: 
Southern California Edison, Pacific Gas & Electric
Financing Mechanisms: 
Purchase Agreements
Environmental Commodities: 
Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs)
Commodities Availability: 
Unknown
Project Status: 
Approved
Project Mission: 
GHG Avoidance
Renewable Generation
Project Impact: 
The solar power plant will generate enough electricity to power approximately 165,000 homes.