Desert Star Solar

Project Description:

D.P. Electric, Inc. was chosen by McCarthy to complete an 11.2MW AC site. The plant in Buckeye has 50,797 photovoltaic panels, mounted on single axis steel frames, and will be able to generate over 10 megawatts of energy. This plant is part of the AZ Sun Program, a collection of 9 solar plants aimed to increase Arizona's clean energy sources. 

Size:  11.2 MW
Owner: 
City of Phoenix
Contractor:
 McCarthy
Attributes:  This 118 acre solar plant generates 10MW of energy, enough to power 2,500 homes at once.