Project Benefits

Proposed by a subsidiary for NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, the 50-megawatt Watkins Glen Solar Energy Center will power New York with clean, renewable energy.

Benefits for the Local Community

The Watkins Glen Solar Energy Center is expected to deliver new jobs and economic development to Schuyler County and the Town of Dix.

Millions in Revenue

The project is expected to provide millions in new revenue to the county, town and school district to reduce the local tax burden or invest in infrastructure, additional services and resources for residents.

140+ Jobs in Schuyler County

Watkins Glen Solar Energy Center is expected to create approximately 140 jobs during construction, two full-time positions, and opportunities for landscaping and snow plowing throughout the life of the project.

Supporting Watkins Glen International

Watkins Solar Energy Center is partnering with Watkins Glen International Speedway to support their ambitious green energy goals.