DRIVING the clean energy transition

Project Resources

Learn more about the economic impact and glare safety related to Gibson City Energy Center – Solar 2.

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Studies

Glare Study

Stantec Consulting Services Inc. analyzed the potential for glare from the proposed Gibson City Energy Center Solar 2 Project. Based on the solar array parameters provided and the current site design, no glare is predicted for pilots or helicopter pilots. Glare is also not predicted for the five road segments and 16 houses within a half-mile of the project. 

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Economic Impact Study

Strategic Economic Research (SER), conducted an economic impact analysis to assess the potential job creation and economic output from the proposed Gibson City Energy Center – Solar 2. Based on the analysis, the project is expected to generate more than $300 million in economic activity in Illinois.

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Thank you for your interest in supporting Gibson City Energy Center – Solar 2!

This project represents a major investment in Ford County’s future. Once operational, it will generate millions of dollars in additional revenue for the local community.

Below you’ll find a pre-written digital letter you can send to local officials in support of this project. Feel free to personalize it with additional reasons why you believe Solar 2 is a positive step for Ford County.

We appreciate your support and look forward to a continued partnership with Ford County.
Thank you!

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