Governor Brown and Secretary Salazar to Make Renewable Energy Announcement


SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will announce an agreement between the State of California and the Obama Administration to advance California’s renewable energy goals and create clean energy jobs. The announcement will be made in Elk Grove, at the site of a Recurrent Energy solar project. Recurrent Energy’s four Sacramento-area projects are expected to generate 160 million kWh of electricity in year one, which is roughly equivalent to the electricity consumption of 12,000 American homes.

When: Friday, January 13, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.

Where: Recurrent Energy, 11281 Bruceville Road, Elk Grove, CA 95757

Who: California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar
Recurrent Energy CEO Arno Harris

**NOTE: Media interested in attending must RSVP to and must arrive by 10:20 a.m. for access to the event site.