Vistra Energy Buys 180MW West Texas Solar Farm

Vistra Energy Buys 180MW West Texas Solar Farm

May 18, 2017

by Margarita Fournier, Copyright 2016 by Competitive Assets, LLC.  All rights reserved

On 5/17/17, SeekingAlpha reported that “Vistra Energy (VST -2.1%) says it purchased the Upton County Solar 2 development project in Texas, one of the state’s largest utility-scale solar farms, for an undisclosed sum.” The company said that “the project, which is expected to start generating energy next summer, will have the capacity to generate 180MW of power, the most of any solar farm in Texas,” and that its Luminant unit ultimately will operate and be the qualified scheduling entity (QSE) for the plant. More also at FuelFix.

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