Big Beau

Increasing the grid’s reliability with solar+storage


Project: Big Beau
Location: Kern County, CA
Type: Solar+Storage
Capacity: 70 MW
Battery capacity: 22 MW
Battery discharge: 88 MW
Developer: EDF Renewables
Status: In Construction
Expected Online Date: February 2022

Timeline & Details

construction timeline - big beau project
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20,948 homes can be powered each year with an average of 2225,613 MWh of electricity provided by the project annually

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47,789 metric tons of CO2 avoided annually from the carbon-free electricity produced

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“As a Community Choice Energy agency, we’re proud to partner on these groundbreaking developments that not only increase the long-term supply of renewables to our customers, but also make the electricity grid cleaner.”

COURTENAY CORRIGAN / Board Chair 2018, Silicon Valley Clean Energy