The Department of Interior approved June 3 three renewable energy projects on public lands. The Midland Solar Project in Nevada is a photovoltaic facility with transmission infrastructure on 76 acres of public land, the Quartzite Solar Project in Arizona is a concentrated solar project on 1,600 acres, and the New York Canyon Geothermal Project will be on 15,000 acres. The projects will total 520 megawatts.