|Gilbert Water Resources Manager Lauren Hixson and SRP Strategic Account Manager Brian Bednar in front of the new Central Line Solar Plant in Eloy.
To put it in perspective, 2.5 megawatts represent approximately 17% of the town’s municipal energy usage. This energy is used to power things like streetlights, municipal facilities and water/wastewater treatment and delivery.
Gilbert is among 21 municipalities and organizations that will begin receiving solar power from the new 100-megawatt facility.
Read more about the Central Line Solar Plant on SRP’s website.