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  • November, 2013

    Partner company Premier Solar wins Power Gen’s 2013 Solar Project of the Year

    “Partner company Premier Solar wins Power Gen’s 2013 Solar Project of the Year” A case study of the project can be downloaded Here »

    "Thanks to all who voted in support of this project!"

  • November, 2013

    Chicago Firm Wins Giant Andhra Pradesh Solar Power Deal

    Chicago-based renewable energy firm New Generation Power and Hyderabad-based Premier Solar Group have signed one of the largest consortium power purchase agreements in India.
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  • November, 2013

    Companies Sign One Of India’s Largest PPAs For Solar Project

    Chicago-based New Generation Power, and Indian-based Premier Solar Group, have signed one of the largest Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) in India by a consortium.
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  • October, 2013

    New Generation Power’s Consortium to be Awarded 315 Megawatt Power Purchase Agreement in India

    New Generation Power, a Chicago based renewable energy company, along with Premier Solar Group, a Hyderabad based solar company has signed one of the largest Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) in India by a consortium.
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  • March, 2012

    City of Pflugerville on "Today in America with Terry Bradshaw"



  • July, 2011

    House Research Organization for the Texas House of Representatives Releases Focus Report

    The House of Representative’s Focus Report on “Solar Energy in Texas” released July 20th gives an overview of solar and the current status of Texas businesses and the Texas market, state and comparative policy, federal policy, and municipal and utility initiatives.
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  • June, 2011

    RRE Austin Solar is looking to create a large economic impact around Pflugerville
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  • May, 2011

    Pflugerville Tries to Lure Solar Farms

    Pflugerville Community Development Corporation releases an announcement about the current business-friendly bill under consideration by Texas Legislature. CEO Daven Mehta comments, supporting the piece of legislation.
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  • April, 2011

    Solar Rebate Legislation Could Have Chance in Legislature

    RRE Austin Solar encourages House Bill 2961 in support of a rebate program. Pflugerville City Council is developing a Renewable Energy Investment Zone. RRE supports House Bill 3254 to cut property taxes for solar energy companies and manufacturers locating in Pflugerville. ATI solar industry incubator to test new technologies on the solar farm.
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  • April, 2011

    A World-Renowned Monument to Renewable Energy

    RRE Solar strives to utilize Texas' potential to become the center for solar technology with one of the largest solar farms in the world.
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  • Feburary, 2011

    Solar Industry Magazine – Projects and Contracts

    Solar Industry Magazine covered the Pflugerville project, as well as Big Spring, Colorado and Ohio as RRE Power’s current sites under development.
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  • Feburary, 2011

    SEPA Recognizes RRE Austin Solar for its 60MW Pflugerville Project

    The Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) recognizes RRE Austin Solar, LLC for their 60MW Solar Farm in Pflugerville, Texas. SEPA published a summary and commentary on the project in its "Large-Scale Solar Projects Quarterly Bulletin – 2010 Year-End Summary."
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  • December 21, 2010

    Solar Server - Solar Magazine

    Solar Daily Insight - powered by Solar Server
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  • December 20, 2010

    Texas, Home to Big Oil, Takes Shine to Solar Power

    Texas has long been home to Big Oil companies that specialize in extracting petroleum from hard-to-reach places.
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  • December 15, 2010

    Groundbreaking of the 60 MW Flagship Project

    RRE Power, LLC broke ground today on its flagship project, the 60 MW named "The Pflugerville Solar Farm", developed by its subsidiary company, RRE Austin Solar, LLC.
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  • December 15, 2010

    Pflugerville Solar Farm Breaks Ground, Will be Largest in the Country


    One of the largest solar farms in the nation broke ground Wednesday in Northeast Travis County, 15 miles east of the City of Pflugerville.
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  • December 15, 2010

    Groundbreaking For Largest Solar Farm in the Country


A new solar farm broke ground Wednesday morning in Northeast Travis County, and it promises to be one of the largest in the United States.
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December 15, 2010

"Groundbreaking Press Release"
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December 14, 2010

Has Texas Seen the Light on Solar Power?

60-megawatt project breaks ground near Coupland; price may reach $240 million.
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November 12, 2010

Study Shows Pflugerville Could Benefit From Business Incubator

The feasibility study conducted by President Charles Stein shows that the program would diversify the local economy and increase revenue for local governments.
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September 8, 2010

Solar Farm Up For Vote on Tuesday

RRE Austin Solar wants to build a 550-acre solar farm on the edge of Travis County that could power the entire city of Pflugerville.
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September 7, 2010

Commissioners pass tax rebate for proposed solar farm

A final vote was rendered Tuesday offering a local solar company tax rebate.
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August 18, 2010

Travis County Moves Forward on Pflugerville Solar Farm

Travis County commissioners announced their intent to grant RRE Austin Solar tax rebates.
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August 6, 2010

Pflugerville Solar Farm Could be Running by August 2014

RRE Austin Solar secures tax abatements from city, seeks similar agreements from Elgin ISD, Travis County.
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July 7, 2010

Pflugerville Plans For Largest Solar Farm in Texas

Pflugerville may soon be home to the largest solar farm in Texas.
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July 4, 2010

Entire Texas Town Could be Solar Powered

Pflugerville, Texas is a small city of about 50,000 people, near Austin. Officials there are currently negotiating with RRE Austin Solar, and Travis County to develop a solar powerplant that could generate enough power for every house in the city.
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July 2, 2010

Largest Solar Farm in Texas Planned in Pflugerville - Austin Business Journal

Pflugerville could be home to the largest solar farm in Texas, pending a final agreement between RRE Austin Solar, the City of Pflugerville, Elgin ISD and Travis County, according to local officials.
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July 1, 2010

Considering Texas' Largest Solar Farm

Hundreds of acres of farmland in NE Travis County could become Texas' largest solar farm and power 45,000 homes.
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July 1, 2010

Startup to Build Solar 'Farm' Near Pflugerville, Create Hundreds of Jobs

A major solar "farm" is being planned near the Austin suburb of Pflugerville, and the company behind the $240 million project will hire hundreds of mostly temporary workers in Central Texas.
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June 30, 2010

Pflugerville Anticipates Arrival of Texas' Largest Solar Farm

Pflugerville could be home to the largest solar farm in Texas, pending a final agreement between RRE Austin Solar, the City of Pflugerville, Elgin ISD and Travis County.
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June 22, 2010

Solar Power Plant Considers Area Construction

A solar electric production facility (AKA - Helio project) could be built in eastern Travis County within the Elgin Independent School District's boundaries, with construction possibly beginning this year and completion in two to three years.
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June 20, 2010

Coupland Area to be Site of Largest Solar Farm in U.S.

When we envision hundreds of acres of solar panels, we may think of an unpopulated area that is not good farmland. We probably don't envision hundreds of acres of solar panels covering up our valuable Blackland Prairie.
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