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CPS supplier building $104M solar farm near Waco

San Antonio-based OCI Solar Power is planning a $104 million solar farm in Falls County.

The solar company leased 800 acres from private landowners in the reinvestment zone where it plans to build a 100-megawatt farm, a company spokesperson told the Business Journal Tuesday. Once completed, the project will be hooked up to a transmission system owned by Dallas-based Oncor Electric Delivery Co.

OCI is negotiating with wholesale buyers interested in purchasing power from the proposed farm, spokesperson…