PSEG El Paso Solar Energy Center

 
 
PSEG El Paso Solar Energy Center

PSEG El Paso Solar Energy Center, located in northeast El Paso, Texas, is a 10 MW AC ground mounted single-axis tracking PV system that is interconnected to EPE’s 13.8-kV distribution feeder. The Purchase Power Agreement is between Newman Solar, LLC (owned by PSEG) and El Paso Electric (EPE). 

Project Highlights:
  • Contract life: 30-year power purchase agreement
  • Construction Ground Break:  April 2014
  • Commercial Operation Date: December 30th, 2014           

All Renewable Energy Certificates (REC) associated with the solar energy will be owned by EPE. Newman Solar facility will generate enough clean energy to power more than 3,800 average homes.