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USAF, El Paso Electric Launch Holloman Solar Facility (Ind. Report)
El Paso Electric
Date: 2018-10-22
In New Mexico, the USAF Holloman Air Force Base and El Paso Electric (EPE) are reporting the startup of commercial operation of the Holloman Atlas Solar Array at the Hollomazn base.

The 42-acre solar facility incorporates almost 56,000 thin-film modules that will generate sufficient electricity to power more than 1,700 homes and prevent over 9,000 tpy of CO2 emissions. The engineering firm Exyte Energy, Inc. completed Holloman Atlas Solar Array. (Source: El Paso Electric, Holloman AFB, PR, 19 Oct., 2018) Contact: Exyte Energy Inc., Jim Brown, Pres., www.exyte.net; El Paso Electric Company, Mary Kipp, Pres. and CEO, George De La Torre, (915) 543-5823, External and Public Affairs, www.epelectric.com

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Holloman AFB Solar Project Underway (Ind. Report)
Holloman USF
Date: 2017-11-10
El Paso Electric (EPE) and the Holloman USF base in New Mexico report construction is underway on a new 5 MW solar facility that will serve the Holloman Air Force Base. The solar plant will be an EPE owned dedicated energy resource for Holloman and is the first renewable energy project that EPE will build to serve a military installation.

With the addition of this solar facility, EPE will increase its utility-scale renewable energy solar resources to a total of 115 MWs. The Holloman solar facility is expected to be operational in Q3, 2018. The 56,000 thin-film module solar facility will generate enough clean energy to power more than 1,700 homes annually. (Source: El Paso Electric, USAF, Alamagordo News, 8 Nov., 2017) Contact: El Paso Electric, Mary Kipp, Pres., CEO, Richard Turner, VP Corporate Development, (800) 592-1634, www.epelectric.com; Holloman AFB, www.holloman.af.mil

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