SolRiver Capital has announced the commercial operation of the 5.8 MW Warbler Solar project in Cleveland County, North Carolina. The project is the latest of SolRiver’s projects in North Carolina and expected to produce nearly 8,300 MWh annually.
“Warbler Solar demonstrates SolRiver’s commitment to the utility-scale solar market in North Carolina,” said Brandon Conard, Partner at SolRiver Capital. “Cleveland County is seeing a surge in economic activity through a number of new manufacturing facilities that will benefit from the clean power generated by this project. We’re proud to help drive that economic growth.”
The Warbler Solar project was developed by Birdseye Renewable Energy. “Working with SolRiver Capital on Warbler was a great experience,” said Peden Harris, COO of Birdseye Renewable Energy. “We have a high degree of trust in their team, they’ve proven repeatedly that they understand the nuances of project development and we’ve been able to work very collaboratively and openly together as a result.”
“North Carolina is an attractive market for us,” Nick Gazzolo, Partner at SolRiver Capital added. “Our team has been a trusted partner to a number of developers trying to navigate the state’s utility-scale solar market and we’re proud to have helped a number of projects get from early-stage development to construction and operation.”
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