Decatur County


Where is the project?

Located in the Decatur County, GA Industrial Airpark approximately 3 miles north of Bainbridge, GA along state highway 27.


Where does the project interconnect?

On the low side of the Georgia Power owned 12.47 / 115 kV Decatur County Industrial Substation.


What is the size of the project?

18.9 MW


How many acres does the site represent?

168 acres


Who purchased the power?

Georgia Power Company, a subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company.


When did the project begin operating?

December 2015


Who developed the project?

Decatur County Solar Project, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tradewind Energy, Inc.


Who owns the project?

Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company


Key Project Attributes:

  • The site is located within the highest solar resource area of Georgia.
  • Great access off state highway 27 and is located just a few miles north of Bainbridge, GA.
  • The site is open, unobstructed, with little slope.
  • The site is located on underutilized county owned property.