Atlanta Farms Solar Project, LLC
Atlanta Farms Solar Project, LLC is proposing a 200 MW solar energy facility in Pickaway County, Ohio. We are excited to be working in partnership with county officials and landowners to bring Pickaway County residents the opportunity to host a clean, environmentally compatible, renewable energy generation installation.
Benefits of a Solar Energy Project
A solar project provides a healthy, productive economic development opportunity for local land to harvest a stable cash crop – the sun. Benefits include positive impacts to the local economy through tax revenues to local governments and support to other local services. Host communities typically experience economic boosts for local businesses and supply chains and the opportunities for new jobs – primarily during the construction phase.
In addition to being safe and compatible with agricultural and rural residential uses, solar energy facilities exist in harmony with wildlife and the environment. They make good neighbors because they operate almost silently without producing odor or byproducts; or attracting additional traffic.
In the bigger picture, solar energy projects provide an abundant, earth-friendly, sustainable power resource to help stabilize electricity costs. These amazing systems lessen carbon emissions and contribute to the diversification of the nation’s electricity grid.
Local Economic Impacts
Solar power produces direct positive economic impacts by contributing to the economic revitalization of local communities through increases to the local tax base and creating stable revenue to fund local schools and other taxing bodies (hospitals, libraries, emergency services, etc.).
Solar power also generates indirect positive economic impacts during the construction process as local businesses and supply chains experience an influx of customers (restaurants, gas stations, hotels, stores, and more).
Dear Pickaway County community:
As the COVID-19 situation continues, please know the safety and well-being of our project host community residents remains to be our top priority.
We are still taking precautions and have implemented plans to ensure that our teams are working in a safe environment. We are also thinking about you, your families, and your businesses, so we will be following the CDC recommendations in terms of social distancing and limited travel while work continues on the project.
Please do not hesitate to reach out directly if you have any questions.
We wish you health and safety during this time,
Senior Development Manager
Perry and Deercreek Townships of Pickaway County
Size & Acres
The total project area encompasses 2,276 acres. However, the project, which consists of all solar components and infrastructure, will occupy approximately 1,375 acres of the project area based on the current design.
The Atlanta Farms Solar Project will serve the PJM power grid.
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Without the vision and partnership of county officials and supportive community members, solar power facilities would not be possible. With gratitude, we want to recognize the farmers, landowners, and residents of Pickaway County for their support and ambition to secure a bright future for their community through an economic contributor like Atlanta Farms Solar Project.
Project Development Team
Senior Development Manager
VP, Permitting & Environmental