Heather Clancy of GreenBiz reports that Rivian is funding a $1 billion solar project in Kentucky.
- Rivian has signed a 100 megawatt power purchasing agreement in Kentucky.
- The EV manufacturer will source renewable power from a solar farm that will be built on an abandoned coal mine.
- The solar project, which will come online in 2027, will eventually generate 810 megawatts of electricity–enough to power 170,000 homes.
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