Athos Solar

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Other names: Blythe Mesa Solar II

Athos Solar is an operating solar photovoltaic (PV) farm in Desert Center, Riverside County, California, United States.

Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Athos Solar

Phase name Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Technology Owner Operator
1 Operating[1] 2022[1] 250 MWac[2] PV[2] Intersect Power[3] Intersect Power[2]
2 Operating[2] 2021[2] 200 MWac[2] PV[2] Intersect Power[4] Intersect Power[2]
3 Operating[5] 2023[5] 224 MWac[5] PV[6] Intersect Power[7]

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Table 2: Phase-level location details for Athos Solar

Phase Name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
1 Desert Center, Riverside County, California, United States[1] 33.7513, -115.3550 (exact)[2]
2 Desert Center, Riverside County, California, United States[1] 33.7513, -115.3550 (exact)[2]
3 Riverside County, California, United States[6] 33.4992, -117.1160 (approximate)[6]

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