McDonald's, eBay Select Supplier For Solar Power In Aggregation
August 4, 2021 Email This Story Copyright 2010-21 EnergyChoiceMatters.com
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McDonald’s Corporation and eBay Inc. today announced agreements with Lightsource bp to purchase power from what will be Louisiana’s largest solar project, located 30 miles northwest of Baton Rouge in Pointe Coupee Parish.
The 345 megawatt Ventress Solar project will generate over 600,000 megawatt-hours (MWh) of clean energy annually
Construction is expected to begin as early as the end of this year on the Ventress Solar farm, with commercial operation starting in mid-2023. Lightsource bp is developing the project and will be the long-term owner and operator.
CustomerFirst Renewables and 3Degrees, representing McDonald’s and eBay respectively, partnered to advise the buyer aggregation during the transaction, and Ballard Spahr led negotiations on behalf of the buyers.