State Approves Dominion Energy’s Solar, Energy Storage Expansion in Virginia

The Virginia State Company Fee (SCC) has accepted a big growth of latest photo voltaic and power storage tasks for Dominion Vitality Virginia clients. As soon as in operation, the tasks will present practically 1,000 MW of carbon-free electrical energy.

The accepted growth contains 15 Dominion Vitality Virginia tasks, in addition to energy buy agreements (PPAs) with 24 different tasks owned by third-party builders.

“That is one other vital milestone in Virginia’s transition to power independence,” says Ed Baine, president of Dominion Vitality Virginia. “These tasks will assist 1000’s of fine jobs and lots of of thousands and thousands in financial exercise in communities throughout Virginia. It is a constructive step ahead for our clients, the surroundings and Virginia’s financial system.”

Building of the 15 Dominion Vitality Virginia tasks is predicted to generate greater than $880 million in financial advantages throughout Virginia and can assist practically 4,200 jobs. The tasks are anticipated to be accomplished in 2022 and 2023 and can add roughly $1.13 to the standard residential clients’ month-to-month invoice.