PETERSBURG, Indiana – Jessica Adams has been hired as the Ratts 1 Solar Project local representative. Adams is an eleven-year resident of Pike County, Indiana, where she resides with her husband and their four children. While she has many responsibilities at home and on the farm, Adams looks for ways to volunteer in the community. The Ratts 1 Solar Project team is committed to building strong local relationships. As local representative, Adams will be available to talk with landowners and community members about the Ratts 1 Solar Project throughout the different phases of development and construction.
“My family understands the importance of diversifying farmland. We are looking forward to the positive changes the local solar project will bring to not only farmland, but also the community in which we live,” said Jessica Adams. “I’m excited about my position with the project and my role in educating the community on the benefits this project will bring to Pike County for years to come.”
Adams can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 812-781-3023. She is also available at the Ratts 1 Solar Project’s new local office at the Elmer Buchta Technology Center, 3401 IN-61, Petersburg. Office hours are Tuesdays, 9 AM-1 PM ET; Thursdays, 11 AM-3 PM ET; and by appointment.
The Ratts 1 Solar Project is a 150 megawatt (MW) solar field planned near Petersburg. The project has secured all necessary approvals and is preparing for the construction phase. The Ratts 1 Solar Project will employ up to 350 people within Pike County. Once complete, the solar field will produce enough electricity to power 28,000 Indiana households annually and will operate for 35 years.
Arevon and Tenaska are working together on 8,000 MW of solar projects across the United States, including Ratts 1 Solar and four other projects in southern Indiana. Additional project information is available at pikecountysolar.com.
Tenaska is one of the leading independent energy companies in the United States, with a reputation for high standards and expertise in natural gas and electric power marketing, energy management, development and acquisition of energy assets, and operation of generating facilities. Forbes magazine consistently ranks Tenaska among the 50 largest private U.S. companies. Gross operating revenues were $7.7 billion in 2020.
Tenaska is a 2021 U.S. Best Managed Company, a recognition given by Deloitte Private and The Wall Street Journal to private companies that demonstrate excellence in strategic planning and execution, corporate culture and financial results.
Tenaska has developed, managed and/or operated approximately 22 gigawatts (GW) of natural gas-fueled and renewables generation. Its development portfolios include more than 16 GW of solar, wind and energy storage projects. The current Tenaska operating fleet includes 7.5 GW of generating facilities.
Arevon Energy, Inc. is a leading renewable energy company with roots as one of the largest renewable asset managers in the United States. Arevon’s financial prowess and industry expertise come together to improve the structure and performance of clean energy assets across North America. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., and New York City, Arevon uses innovative approaches and leading-edge technology to provide commercial, financial, performance asset management, and construction services to nearly 10 GWac of renewable energy assets delivering clean energy to utilities and corporations. For more information, please visit: www.arevonenergy.com