Topaz Solar Farm is an ongoing construction projects of a solar photovoltaic power plant located in San Luis Obispo County, California. The project began in November 2011 and is scheduled to finish in 2015. Once it is completed, the plant is expected to produce sufficient electricity to power approximately 160,000 average California homes.
The 550-megawatt Solar Farms will have more than 8 million modules installed; the project will cover 4,700 acres. The $2.5 billion project is among the world’s largest solar farms under construction. Watch the video below see the project in action.