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Stewart Co. to get huge Solar Farm

Many jobs are available to help with construction of the "solar farm."

From the January 20, 2020 issue of The Journal
   Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (IEA), a leading infrastructure construction company with renewable energy and specialty civil expertise, recently announced that the it has been awarded a 100-megawatt solar contract to construct the Lumpkin Solar Farm in Stewart County.
   More than 300,000 First Solar Series 6 modules will be installed across the 850-acre site in Stewart County, near Lumpkin.
   To construct the facility, IEA will hire approximately 300 craft workers, the majority of whom will be recruited from the local labor pool in Georgia. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, IEA will forego hosting a local job fair; however, the Company is encouraging local area residents interested in working on the Lumpkin Solar Farm to apply online ...
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