L.A. energy firm closes purchase of 68,000 acre Onyx Ranch, Located on north end of Tehachapi/Tejon Wildlife Corridor
The Bakersfield Californian--Friday, Oct 10 2008
Escrow on the historic Onyx Ranch in the Sierra Nevada mountains between
The farm could be capable of generating between 300 and 500 megawatts of power, Frates said.
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The Onyx Ranch is interspersed with federal lands that are well-used by off-roaders. The ranch also contains a portion of the Pacific Crest hiking trail.
BACKGROUND ON THE BUYER:
on Renewable Resources Group buying 13,646 acres from Enron-Azurix for $10 million, then selling the land to
Lawsuit was over public review of EIR being too short. Water bank project involves diverting water from the
1998-Madera County opposes water bank that is proposed by the feds, state and Trust for
on Azurix selling project to Layne Christenson