Catalyze partners with ACE Solar for 6.3 MW solar project in Blackstone, Mass.

Solar project in Blackstone, MA

Catalyze, which designs, builds, owns and operates solar, battery storage and EV charging systems for commercial and industrial customers, and ACE Solar are collaborating on a 6.3 MW solar project in Blackstone, Massachusetts.

Located on a repurposed dairy farm in Blackstone, MA, the project consists of 15,580 solar panels and a 3MW / 6.4MWh battery storage system. It is part of the MA Smart program and will begin commercial operations this summer.

The 6.3MW community solar project will provide affordable solar power to local residents and businesses, saving subscribers an average of 10% on their current electricity tariff while providing an important service to the community.

“The ACE team is first class. They are professional, did a quality job and kept the project on time and on budget,” said Rob Marchetti, Executive Vice President of EPC at Catalyze. “We already have a number of additional projects lined up to work on with ACE Solar and look forward to our continued partnership.”

“ACE Solar is excited to partner with Catalyze, an industry-leading renewable energy innovator, to bring 6.3 MW of clean energy to the Blackstone area through the MA SMART program,” said ACE Director of Operations Eric McLean. “Given the success of this project, we look forward to working with them on more projects.”

Each year, the project will generate enough solar energy to power 732 homes and remove 6,402 tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, equivalent to the greenhouse gas emissions of 1,251 gas-powered cars.

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