Celebrate the groundbreaking event recognizing the start of construction of GA Solar 4, the new 200MWAC Twiggs County Solar project, a significant renewable energy project for the Southeastern US, and once completed, the largest solar energy project built in Georgia.

Construction of the 2,000-acre project will consist of more than half a million of First Solar’s advanced technology thin film solar modules on single-axis tracker mounts. The largest infrastructure project in Twiggs County, this build will create up to 400 construction jobs and ongoing tax revenues.

About the Event

Thursday, November 8, 2018 • Program starts at 11:30 AM • Invitation Required


Johan Vanhee, Managing Director

Johan Vanhee
Managing Director, Operations & Business Development
Origis Energy USA

Omar Aboudahar

Omar Aboudaher
Regional Director, Project Development
First Solar, Inc.

Kevin Brown

Kevin Brown
Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Twiggs Co. and Jeffersonville, GA

Commissioner Tim Echols

Tim Echols
Vice Chairman
Georgia Public Service Commission

James Epps

Rep. James “Bubber” Epps
State Representative
State of GA

Dr. Sarah Beck Hawthorne, President & Founder, AlphaSkills, Inc.

Dr. Sarah Beck Hawthorne
President & Founder
AlphaSkills, Inc.


Lauren “Bubba” McDonald
Georgia Public Service Commission

Ken Fowler
Twiggs County Commission

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