February 16 (Renewables Now) – Household-owned restaurant and comfort retailer chain Sheetz has entered right into a long-term contract with Constellation (NASDAQ:CEG) so it might energy virtually 70% of its services in Pennsylvania with renewable vitality.
The brand new deal helps the development of native solar energy crops with a mixed capability of 55 MW which Constellation will procure by means of a separate long-term energy buy settlement (PPA), it was introduced on Wednesday.
Sheetz will get some 110 million kWh a yr, matched by Inexperienced-e Power Licensed Renewable Power Certificates (RECs) that will be sourced from crops positioned all through the US.
The comfort retailer chain will use an answer that builds off of the Constellation Offsite Renewables (CORe) retail energy product. Amerex Power Companies represented Sheetz whereas working with Constellation to design and implement the construction.
“Via this buy settlement and partnership with Constellation, Sheetz will have the ability to energy greater than 160 shops and roughly 40 different services with renewable vitality, considerably lowering our environmental impression in Pennsylvania,” commented Travis Sheetz, president and CEO of Sheetz.