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Harford considering deal to buy power from proposed Perryman solar farm
Harford considering deal to buy power from proposed Perryman solar farm

Harford County government could be the first major customer of a solar energy farm proposed for Perryman and expected to be the largest of its kind in the state. Legislation was introduced to the County Council Tuesday to ratify a solar power purchase agreement with Constellation Generation for the county's Sod Run Wastewater Treatment Plant, which is a short distance from the solar farm site. The 20-year agreement would cost $0.07 per kilowatt hour, subject to a 1.5 percent annual increase, to fuel the Sod Run plant, on Perryman's Chelsea Road. The legislation will have a public hearing on April 7 at 6 p.m. in the council chambers in Bel Air. "The proposed 2.7 MW...

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