Mohave County, AZ
Pegasus Group Holdings and Plus Minus Power have selected Mohave county, Arizona as the home for their $3 billion renewable energy data center
Pegasus Group Holdings, a technology infrastructure corporation that develop renewable energy projects, today announced that it has selected Mohave County, Arizona for the development of its new 340 megawatt solar powered data center.
The solar field nicknamed “The Hive” will be in partnership with Plus Minus Power (PMP). The field will occupy 717 acres just south of Kingman, AZ on Interstate 40, just north of the Griffith Energy Facility.
Jay Bloom, a member of Pegasus Group Holdings’ Board said, “We have selected Mohave County for its abundant sunshine, quality labor force and the overwhelming support of Supervisor Jean Bishop of the Mohave County Board of Supervisors. Bloom added “The tremendous sense of welcome and cooperation by the local government has allowed us to accelerate the launch of our project which will be operational by the end of 2019.
M. Alberto Ramirez, co-founder and a member of the Pegasus Group Holdings’ Board commented “Tami Ursenbach, the Director of Economic Development for Mohave County, has been a champion in getting this project deployed on an accelerated timeline, which helped in the decision to bring our facility to Mohave County. We are also pleased that our project will offer 50 new jobs to the residents of Kingman, Bullhead City and the surrounding areas”.
Dan Briggs, CEO of Plus Minus Power, said “We are excited about our partnership with Pegasus Group Holdings and our joint project in Mohave County.” Briggs continued, ” This is one of the most exciting uses of our solar generator assets that we have seen to date, and we look forward to moving into Mohave County with our largest installation ever.”