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Modesto Irrigation District (MID), K Road Power Holdings LLC and SunPower Corp. have announced the completion of K Road's 25 MW McHenry Solar Plant in Modesto, Calif.

SunPower designed and constructed the project and will provide operations and maintenance services. Under a 25-year power purchase agreement, MID is buying the power generated by the project.

"The McHenry Solar Project takes advantage of our unlimited solar resource to provide clean, reliable electricity to customers, while helping MID comply with California's renewable energy requirements for utilities," says Roger VanHoy, MID’s assistant general manager of electric resources.

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