Solar Project: Salazar Green-Lights First-Ever Solar Energy Projects on Public Lands


Solar Energy logoSolar Energy

BLM and the State of California have been working together on a number of fast-track solar projects on public lands on an expedited schedule, while ensuring full environmental  and public review.

Several of these fast-track projects have recently been approved and others have completed environmental review and pending final decisions.  Stay tuned for announcements or sign up for BLM’s RSS feeds.  Follow the progress of other Solar Fast Track Projects going through the Federal and State process.

BLM California Approved Solar Projects
Cumulative Total
as of October 20, 2010
Megawatts approved: 2,787.5 MW
Homes to be powered by projects: 836,000-2,090,625
Jobs to be generated by projects: 3,650
Approved projects to date

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s