Thursday, August 27 2015
Company investing $20.4 million in new Swansea, S.C. solar projects
Columbia, SC -- Cypress Creek Renewables, a company that specializes in the ownership and development of long-term solar energy projects, is establishing two new operations in Lexington County. The company is investing $20.4 million in the solar projects.
With offices in Arizona, Missouri, New York and North Carolina, as well as Los Angeles and San Francisco, Calif., Cypress Creek Renewables strives to make solar power economically attractive to utilities and consumers. Primarily focused on two to 10 megawatt utility scale projects, Cypress is working with regulators, utilities and business development groups throughout the United States to build more than one gigawatt of new solar projects between now and the end of 2016.
For more information on Cypress Creek Renewables, visit www.cypresscreekrenewables.com.
“We’re very appreciative of the support we’ve received from Lexington County’s economic development team, South Carolina Electric & Gas and all of our partners that have helped in the development of these projects. The opportunity to provide meaningful construction jobs and a long term revenue stream to the county is extremely satisfying.” –Sustainable Energy Solutions, LLC Owner and Director of Business Development Paul Fleury
“We’re excited to welcome Cypress Creek Renewables to the South Carolina family. As a company that specializes in solar power and renewable energy, Cypress’ investment will not only have a positive impact on our economy but will also help us secure a sustainable, environmentally-friendly energy source to help move our state forward.” –Gov. Nikki Haley
“This investment by Cypress Creek Renewables will further strengthen South Carolina’s growing reputation in the area of renewable energy. Providing both positive economic and environmental impacts, I’m proud to welcome Cypress Creek to our state and look forward to growing this terrific partnership in the years ahead.” –Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt
“Lexington County is delighted that Cypress Creek Renewables has decided to locate in the
“New energy technologies continue to emerge and the Central South Carolina region is at the forefront of this movement. Cypress Creek Renewables partners with local utilities to develop long-term sustainable energy. They have a proven track record across the United States and we welcome them to Lexington County.” –Central SC Alliance Chairman Mike Brenan
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