Diamond
Solar Project
Location:Schuyler
Country:United States
Power:60 MW
State:New York
Status:Potential

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Diamond Solar Farm is a 60 MWac potential project located in the Town of Schuyler, in the County of Herkimer. The project would be ground-mounted and developed on separate parcels of land across an estimated 405 acres. Environmental surveys and permitting processes began in late 2021.

PROJECT SCHEDULE

Environmental field studies have begun, and may include bird surveys, noise studies, archeological studies, geotechnical borings and electrical resistivity testing, as well as other environmental and technical studies.

PROJECT BENEFITS

The project would offer economic, social, and environmental benefits locally and to the State of New York and:

  • Create more than 100 jobs during construction
  • Create long-term jobs to support operations
  • Boost local economy and add commerce for local businesses during the construction and the operation
  • Provide significant tax revenues to the towns, county, and to local school districts
  • Provide quiet, emission free, reliable power to NYS
  • Help NYS achieve its goal of 70% clean power generation by 2030

OPEN HOUSE

Boralex will hold a series of public open houses as development gets underway.

CONTACT

For more information please contact:

Bryan Tripp, (905) 691-6141, bryan.tripp@boralex.com

Sara Prizzi, (518) 502-4282, sara.prizzi@boralex.com