Decatur County

Where is the project?

The Decatur County Solar Project is located in the Decatur County, GA Industrial Airpark approximately 3 miles north of Bainbridge, GA along state highway 27.

 

Where will the project interconnect?

The project will 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

 

Who is buying the power?

The power produced by Decatur County Solar Project is being sold to Georgia Power Company, a subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company.

 

When is the project expected to start operating?

The project began operating in December 2015

 

Who is the developer of the project?

The project is currently owned by Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company

 

Who owns the project?

The project is currently owned by 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.