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Utility Solar Generation Regions: 2022

Metadata Updated: August 28, 2023

The map depicts Solar Generation Regions of California, which are regions with concentrations of operating commercial solar plants. The regions were delineated using a k-means method that groups the plants into discreet regions based on their latitude, longitude and distance to the coast. After facilities were grouped, the outermost facilities in each region were connected to create the boundaries for each region. To include all facilities inside each polygon, a 5 km cartographic buffer was used. Plants that are farther from a concentration of other plants are not included. Areas outside California included in the regions are the result of the mapping process and do not represent solar generation facilities. Based on the Quarterly Fuel and Energy Report dataset, this map focuses on plants of commercial scale (at least 1 MW capacity). For more information please contact John Hingtgen at john.hingtgen@energy.ca .gov. October 2022

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Metadata Created Date August 12, 2023
Metadata Updated Date August 28, 2023

Metadata Source

Harvested from State of California

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date August 12, 2023
Metadata Updated Date August 28, 2023
Publisher California Energy Commission
Maintainer
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Data First Published 2023-07-03T15:41:06.000Z
Data Last Modified 2023-07-05T20:40:16.000Z
Category Natural Resources
Public Access Level public
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Datagov Dedupe Retained 20230828164245
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Harvest Source Id 3ba8a0c1-5dc2-4897-940f-81922d3cf8bc
Harvest Source Title State of California
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash b1831277eb16aa6f737661256309b25a2f11f381
Source Schema Version 1.1

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