Solar power project in Nevada canceled

ENN Mojave Energy LLC has canceled its plans to build a solar project near Laughlin, Nev. after failing to find a buyer for the electricity that would have been produced there, according to a report from the Associated Press.

The company, which is a subsidiary of ENN Group, has informed Clark County officials it is terminating its agreement to purchase 9,000 acres of land that would have been used for the project, the Associated Press reported. The company stated it was unable to sign necessary power purchase agreements to sell the energy to utilities in Nevada or neighboring states.

According to the Associated Press, ENN had planned to build a solar panel factory, followed by a solar power plant 90 miles south of Las Vegas. The facility would have generated enough energy for around 200,000 homes.

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