Chilcotin solar farm receives $1M from Western Diversification


The Dandzen Development Limited Partnership in Williams Lake has received $1 million to develop the Tsilhqot’In Solar Farm in the Chilcotin.

The project is just one of 45 projects approved for $27 million in funding through Western Economic Diversification Candaa.

The projects represent an array of economic activities, from rural First Nations installing solar equipment to generate power for their communities to post-secondary institutions launching programs to train the next generation of Indigenous workers.