Colonial Trail West and Spring Grove 1

On July 24, 2018, Dominion Energy submitted requests to the Virginia State Corporation Commission for approval to construct and operate two large-scale solar facilities in Surry County, Virginia.

Colonial Trail West

  • 142 megawatts
  • Constructed on approximately 1,800 acres in Surry County, Virginia
  • Ground-mounted, single-axis tracking solar facility that contains approximately 539,379 photovoltaic panels with an operating life of 35 years
  • Began operations in December 2019
  • Facility acquired from developer of the project, Urban Grid Solar in June 2018

Spring Grove 1

  • 98 megawatts
  • To be constructed on approximately 1,200 acres in Surry County Virginia
  • Ground-mounted, single-axis tracking solar facility will contain approximately 340,578 photovoltaic panels with an operating life of 35 years
  • Expected to be in service in late 2020
  • Facility acquired from developer of the project, Urban Grid Solar in June 2018

Scout Development LLC, a subsidiary of Facebook, Inc. has committed to purchase the environmental attributes, including renewable energy certificates, associated with these proposed new renewable energy facilities under the Company’s experimental, voluntary companion tariff designated Schedule RF. Revenue associated with the sale of renewable energy certificates through Schedule RF will enhance the cost-effectiveness of these solar facilities for Dominion Energy Virginia’s customers.