Butler Solar

Size: 100 MW (AC)

Location: Butler, GA

Distinguishing Features

  • At 130 MW (DC) the project will be built on approximately 1,050 acres of land and will deliver enough energy to power more than 25,000 homes.
  • Originated through a competitive bid process announced by Georgia Power.
  • Employs tracker technology, which follows the sun’s path to optimize production.

The Butler Solar project was selected by Georgia Power through a competitive bid process. The utility determined that the project was competitive and cost effective and decided to include it in its 2015 energy portfolio.

The project is scheduled to begin construction in 2015 and come online in 2016.