The Department of Energy announced in the days leading up to September 30, the last day of the 1705 Loan Guarantee Program, that it had finalized $4.7 billion in loan guarantees for several solar projects. One of the loan guarantees was awarded to the Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project, a 110 MW solar facility in Nye County, Nevada, which will result in 600 construction jobs and 45 permanent jobs. Also receiving money was a $1.4 billion loan guarantee for First Solar Inc’s Desert Sunlight Project a 550 MW photovoltaic facility in Riverside County, CA. Prologis Inc. received $1.4 billion to install 752 MW of solar panels on rooftops in and around Washington, DC, and SunPower Corporation received a $1.2 billion loan guarantee for 250 MW solar generating facility in San Luis Obispo County, CA as well as $646 million for the 230 MW facility Antelope Valley Solar Ranch in Los Angeles, CA.