Duke Energy, Camp Lejeune get green light for solar project - Duke Energy
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -
Duke Energy received regulatory approval from the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) on Tuesday to construct a solar farm at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in Onslow County, N.C.
The 13-megawatt (AC) project – 17 megawatts (DC) – is Duke Energy's first solar facility at a military base. Covering 80 acres, the facility will be owned and operated by Duke Energy Progress (DEP) and is expected to be online in 2015.