Elk Renewable Energy Project

6.7 MW Utility Scale — Raeford, North Carolina


SolRiver acquired Elk Solar early in the development phase (pre-NTP). The project required management in  engineering, permitting, title work, and equipment procurement.

During construction, Elk Solar provided over 100 job to the local workforce. 

Elk Solar became operational in December 2023. The 6.7 MW utility-scale project brings clean, affordable energy to over 1,600 homes in North Carolina a year

kWh Energy Produced
April 2023
Construction Begins
December 2023


6.7 MW

Solar Modules




CO2 Avoided

9,132 Tons



  • 12,500 units of Adani 535W 
  •  Up to 70 ± 5% bifaciality Factor
  • MBB  cell technology – excellent anti-microcracking performance with more balanced interior stress; grid pattern current path, lower cost
  • 40 units of Sungrow SG125HV  
  • DC 1500V,AC 600V, low system initial investment
  • 1 to 5MW power block design for lower AC transformer and labor cost
  • Max.DC/AC ratio up to 1.5
  • Solar FlexRack – FlexTrack S Series
  • Single row, central slew drive balanced system
  • Engineered for long-term durability and reliability
  • Low cost to maintain


Enough to provide clean electricity for 1,612 homes a year.

Enough to charge 1,007,788,969 smartphones a year.

Equivalent to avoiding 2,867 tons of recycled waste.

Equivalent to planting 136,990 trees.

Avoided 932,242 gallons of gasoline.

Provided over 200 jobs to the local workforce.

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