Sappony Solar PV Park is a 28.3MW solar PV power project. It is located in Virginia, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2017.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 28.3 28.3 Active Virginia, the US Dominion Energy; Virginia Solar

Description

The project was developed by Dominion Energy and Virginia Solar. The project is currently owned by Dominion Energy with a stake of 100%.

Sappony Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 200 acres.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 3,500 households, offsetting 22,830t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $54.098m.

The project consists of 88,209 modules, each with 320W nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in December 2017.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Amazon Web Services under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Strata Solar was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Strata Solar is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

About Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy Inc (Dominion) is an integrated energy utility. It offers electricity, natural gas, and related services. The company generates, transmits and distributes electricity; transmits, distributes, stores, and processes gas; and carries out LNG import and storage operations. Dominion produces electricity using natural gas, oil, coal, nuclear, hydro, biomass, wind, fuel cell and solar sources. Under long-term power purchase agreements, it purchases and sells electricity. The company serves residential, commercial, industrial and governmental customers across the eastern and Rocky Mountain regions in the US; and has offices in various cities across the country. Dominion is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, the US.

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