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McCarthy Building Cos. employees work on building a new solar farm in Fort Lupton for Nashville, Tenn.-based Silicon Ranch Corp.
Silicon Ranch project planned to power 2,500 homes

 FORT LUPTON— Sunshine is expected to power the region’s future from a solar farm going up on 137 acres just east of Fort Lupton along Colo. 52.

Solar panels at the site are planned to start generating electricity for 2,500 nearby homes and businesses, starting in April. Tennessee company Silicon Ranch Corp. plans to sell the solar power to United Power Inc. in Brighton in a 20-year contract arrangement. Terms of the contract were not immediately available.

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