S&C Electric Company has been awarded a contract to perform engineering services for one of the largest solar plants in the world, Calico Solar. The plant, located near Barstow, California, is being developed by Tessera Solar and EPC firm Mortenson Construction and will utilize the Stirling Energy Systems' (SES) SunCatcher solar dish Stirling systems to put 850 megawatts (MW) of capacity online.

S&C also supplied electrical switching and metering equipment for the 1.5 MW Maricopa Solar plant, which is operational in Peoria, Arizona.