Memphis building solar panels so wastewater plant may pay for itself

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 25, 2024 6:20 AM CT | Published: June 24, 2024 7:55 PM CT

The City of Memphis will build a $25 million 21-acre solar photovoltaic system and emergency battery storage backup adjacent to the T.E. Maxson Wastewater Treatment Facility. 


Memphis & Shelby County Port Commission Board of Directors Economic Development Growth Engine T.E. Maxson Wastewater Treatment Facility
Sophia Surrett

Sophia Surrett

Sophia Surrett is a recent University of Alabama graduate, where she received her B.A. in news media and M.A. in journalism and media studies. She covers restaurants, residential real estate, and hospitality and tourism.


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