Pleasant Prairie Solar Energy Project

The Pleasant Prairie Solar Energy Center (Project) is a 250 MW solar-powered electric generation facility that is proposed to be constructed in Pleasant and Prairie Townships, Franklin County, OH. The Project is sited about 10 miles West of downtown Columbus, with a Northern portion along West Broad Street. The project application has been submitted to the Ohio Power Siting Board. If approved, the projected completion of the project is 2023.

The Board of Trustees will hold a public meeting on May 25th from 6 - 8 pm at the Prairie Township Community Center (5955 West Broad Street) to hear public comments on the Pleasant Prairie Solar Energy Project. The Board is interested in hearing comments from those who are in favor of, against, or neutral on the project. Comments can also be submitted in writing to Rob Peters, Township Administrator at

Pleasant Prairie Solar Energy Center Project Website

Project Map.

Solar Case Timeline

Standard Application Process Flowchart

OPSB Decision Criteria

OPSB Public Hearing for Case 20-1679-EL-BGN (July 19, 2021 6:00 p.m.)

Public comments - Prairie Township Special Meeting

Letter from our legal counsel