Infigen Signs Power Purchase Agreements with Southern California Edison for 40 MW

Apr 23, 2013, 12:53 ET from Infigen Energy

DALLAS and AUSTIN, Texas, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Infigen Energy (Infigen) today announced that its affiliate, Infigen Energy US Development LLC, has entered into two 20 year Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with Southern California Edison to supply electricity from its Wildwood Solar I (Wildwood) and Pumpjack Solar I (Pumpjack) projects. Each project will have a nameplate capacity of 20 MWac and supply enough electricity annually to meet the needs of approximately 5,000 single-family homes.

Wildwood and Pumpjack are part of a joint development arrangement between Infigen and Pioneer Green Solar II, LLC (Pioneer), where Infigen is the managing member. 

Both projects are located on previously disturbed lands in unincorporated Kern County and are well advanced in the development cycle.  They have each obtained conditional use permits from the Kern County Planning Commission through unanimous approval and are in the process of executing interconnection agreements with Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and the California ISO.

Both projects are expected to be ready for construction in 2014.

About Infigen Energy

Infigen Energy develops, builds, owns, and operates renewable energy generation assets in the United States and Australia, with more than 1,600 MW of installed capacity across 24 projects. Infigen is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX).

About Pioneer Green Energy

Pioneer Green Solar II, LLC is a subsidiary of Pioneer Green Energy, LLC, an experienced developer of solar and wind projects based in Austin, Texas. Pioneer has a portfolio of more than 30 wind and solar projects in development in key US markets.

SOURCE Infigen Energy