The power is on at the Tenaska Imperial West Solar Project

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Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West, under construction along Interstate 8 west of El Centro, is producing approximately 50 MW of clean, renewable power from a completed portion of the utility-scale solar project for San Diego Gas & Electric, stated a press release from Tenaska.

At the same time, construction activity at the Tenaska Imperial West site is peaking, with more than 850 construction workers, 79 percent of which are from the local area, and boosting the economy with more than $5 million to date in the local purchase of goods and services.

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