Government / Politics

Panoche Valley Solar Project money begins to reach county

It has taken eight years, and the PV2 solar project is nearly a third of original design, but tax monies are finally beginning to come to San Benito County.


Business / Economy

County rejects $290K for law firm, sends notice of default concerning solar project

Board of Supervisors lowers payout to lawyers to $60K while sending Con Edison a notice of default on the Panoche Valley Solar Project

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ConEdison calls county’s solar project reaction ‘vitriolic, ‘unfair’

After Board of Supervisors threatens to stop solar project and file a lawsuit, developer acknowledges tax allocation "difficulties," but says project will continue

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ConEdison acquires 50 percent of Panoche Valley Solar Farm as judge’s ruling may clear way for construction

Acquisition announced on the day the court ruled against environmental groups' opposition to the county's approval of the project