Duke Energy selling renewable energy branch for $4 billion

Company includes 3,800-acre South Dixon Solar project

A view of the solar panels at Reagan Middle School in Dixon. An energy consortium is proposing to install solar arrays at all the district schools in exchange for joining its power purchasing partnership.
This map illustrates the footprint of the proposed 4,000-acre solar farm south of Dixon.
Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers joined Sauk Valley Media in 2016 covering local government in Dixon and Lee County.