Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Environmental Quality

General Notice
Springfield Farm Solar Project Notice of Intent - Small Renewable Energy Project (Solar) - RE0000283
Date Posted: 5/8/2023
Expiration Date: 6/9/2023
Submitted to Registrar for publication: YES
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Springfield Farm Solar, LLC has provided the Department of Environmental Quality a notice of intent to submit the necessary documents for a permit by rule for a small renewable energy project (solar) in Hanover County, pursuant to Virginia Regulation 9VAC15-60. Springfield Farm Solar Project will be located within the Town of Ashland, Virginia. Latitude and longitude coordinates are as follows: 37.727792, -77.515257.

The proposed project is a 80 megawatt (“MW”) alternating current (“AC”) photovoltaic (“PV”) ground-mounted solar facility. The facility will be constructed on approximately 938 acres of land zoned Agricultural, of which only approximately 326 acres will consist of panels and fenced area. The site is located approximately in and near 12384 Cedar Lane Ashland, VA. This project will be a ground-mounted solar photovoltaic facility utilizing single-axis tracking system. There will be a 6-foot security fence with a 1-foot barbed wire which will encompass the entire solar facility. Additionally, there will be 40-foot wide security access gates to allow access to the site.


Contact Information
Name / Title: Susan Tripp  / Renewable Energy PBR Coordinator
Address: 1111 E Main St
Richmond , 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)664-3470    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-