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Deal of the Week: ABQ firm basks in the sunlight

Feb 03, 2017 - Albuquerque Business First

The skinny

Albuquerque-based Affordable Solar will build three solar farms to help meet the renewable energy needs of Facebook's new data center in Los Lunas.

The numbers

The project will cost $45 million and its construction will bring 300 new jobs to the Facebook project, according to the governor's office. Affordable Solar also plans to hire 40 new employees for the project.

The details

The Affordable Solar project will span more than half a million square feet i...