OPSB schedules local hearing for proposed Preble County solar farm

COLUMBUS, OHIO (Feb. 14, 2019) – The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) will hold a hearing to allow the public to express their views about Angelina Solar I, LLC’s proposal to construct a solar-powered electric generation facility in Preble County. The local public hearing is scheduled as follows:

April 30, 2019, at 6 p.m.
Eaton Fire Division Station #2
391 W. Lexington Rd.
Eaton, Ohio 45320

The proposed Angelina Solar Farm would consist of multiple arrays of solar photovoltaic panels with a combined generating capacity of up to 80 megawatts. The facility would be located in Israel and Dixon townships, approximately 4 miles north of College Corner, Ohio.

The adjudicatory hearing in the Angelina Solar Farm proceeding will begin at 10 a.m. on May 14, 2019, at the offices of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, Hearing Room 11-D, 180 E. Broad St., Columbus, Ohio 43215. The purpose of the adjudicatory hearing is for the applicant, the OPSB staff, and any other parties to the case to provide evidence regarding the project.

Additional information regarding the Angelina Solar Farm project is available on the OPSB website at www.OPSB.ohio.gov in case number 18-1579-EL-BGN.

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The Ohio Power Siting Board reviews applications for the construction of major utility facilities in Ohio. Together with Ohio’s elected officials, citizen stakeholders, and the energy industry, the Board strives to build a strong and competitive foundation for Ohio’s future.

Contact: Matt Butler, (614) 644-7670