New Bern

Where is the project?

TWE New Bern is located in the service territory of Progress Energy Carolinas Inc. in Craven County, North Carolina.


What transmission line does the project connect with?

The target project interconnection is a line tap of a 23 kV distribution line approximately 1.5 miles from a Progress substation.


What is the size of the project?

5 MW


Who is buying the power?

The power produced by the TWE New Bern Solar Project has been sold to Duke Progress.


When is the project expected to start operating?

The project began operating in December 2015


Who is the developer of the project?

Tradewind Energy, Inc.


Who owns the project?

The project is owned by FLS Energy.


Key Project Attribute:

  • TWE New Bern is sited on 20 acres of unobstructed ground with good visibility and accessibility from State Highway 55.