Apple Data Center solar farm

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Other names: Maiden Solar, Conover Maiden

Apple Data Center solar farm is an operating solar farm in Lincoln County, North Carolina, United States.


Project Details

The solar farm has two phase that is at least 20 MW. (Read more about solar capacity ratings.)

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Apple Data Center solar farm

Phase name Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Owner Operator
1 Operating[1] 2013[1] 21 MWac[1] Apple, Inc[2] Apple, Inc[1]
2 Operating[1] 2013[1] 20 MWac[1] Apple, Inc[2] Apple, Inc[1]

Location

Table 2: Phase-level location details for Apple Data Center solar farm

Phase name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
1 Lincoln County, North Carolina, United States[1] 35.5881, -81.252 (exact)[1]
2 Catawba County, North Carolina, United States[1] 35.7389, -81.2078 (exact)[1]

The map below shows the exact locations of the solar farm phases:

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References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 "Form EIA-860 detailed data with previous form data". US Energy Information Administration. September 5, 2020. Retrieved May 21, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Fehrenbacher, Katie (July 8, 2014). "Apple To Build A 3Rd Massive Solar Panel Farm In North Carolina". Gigaom. Archived from the original on January 20, 2022. Retrieved February 14, 2022.