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Partnership Announced for Illinois Solar Project

May 8, 2024 | by The Jeuns

Toyota Boshoku America, Sol Systems, and Onyx Renewable Partners have announced a collaborative effort to develop a 5,650 kW solar energy project. The project aims to power operations at the Toyota Boshoku Illinois (TBIL) plant in Lawrenceville, Ill.

Set to be completed later this year, the project will be located on approximately 17 acres near the TBIL facility. It is expected to produce 9.5 million kWh in its first year of operation.

Ryan Hunt, vice president at Toyota Boshoku America, expressed pride in the partnership, stating, “Protecting the environment is one of our company’s core values. Through our decarbonization efforts, we are committed to increasing the total amount of renewable energy available in the regions we operate in. Today’s announcement reflects those commitments and brings us closer to our goal of becoming a carbon-free company in the future.”

This collaboration highlights a significant step towards sustainability and showcases the commitment of these companies towards a greener and more environmentally friendly future.


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