Impressive economic and environmental benefits make solar generation a core component of our renewables portfolio.
BHE Renewables’ Topaz and Solar Star facilities – located in California – collectively produce 1,136 megawatts of solar-powered generation capacity.
NV Energy has 525 megawatts of contracted solar resources planned for commercial operation by August 1, 2023, and has an additional 400 megawatts of owned and 1,318 megawatts of contracted solar resources planned for commercial operation by August 1, 2024.
Through year-end 2022, Berkshire Hathaway Energy had invested approximately $7.3 billion in solar projects, two of which are among the largest projects in the U.S.
Electricity generated from the Solar Star projects displace approximately 561,000 tons of CO2 per year – the equivalent of taking 106,000 cars off the road annually.
*Owned and contracted megawatts from renewable sources as of December 31, 2022.