EDF poised to apply this week for large Canton solar project

Dozens of residents have begun attending Canton town and planning board meetings regarding solar development in Canton. Tom Graser/Watertown Daily Times

CANTON — EDF Renewables, the company planning to build a massive solar project south of the village, has delivered a letter to Canton residents who live within a half mile of the project expressing an intent to file its siting application with the state this week.

The letter states that EDF intended to submit an application with the state Office of Renewable Energy Siting on or about Jan. 25, Wednesday.

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

St. Lawrence/Franklin County Editor

Slowly self-propelled. Two-time cancer survivor. Nearly 30-year newspaper veteran.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.