One Cool Thing: The Largest Solar Energy Project in the U.S.

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Chicago-based Invenergy announced this week that it will construct at a site in northeastern Texas a $1.6 billion project that will provide 1,310-megawatts of solar energy by 2023.  The project is likely to create approximately 600 jobs during the construction, as well as bring in more than $250 million in landowner payments and $200 million in property taxes. It will produce enough energy to power approximately 300,000 homes. Customers include big-name companies like AT&T, Google, McDonald’s, and Honda helping each of them to meet their sustainability goals.  Deep in the heart of Texas, renewable energy emerges!

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