Energy Storage, North America, On Site Renewables

Solar and energy storage facility in the works

Dominion Resources Inc. said it is moving forward with plans to build a $35 million integrated solar and advanced energy storage facility in Virginia.

Dominion received approval for a $5 million grant from the Virginia Tobacco Commission. The 4 MW solar facility is expected to begin operations in 2012, pending regulatory approvals.

The company plans to ask the Virginia State Corporation Commission for approval next year.

Read more on-site renewables news