Tag: net metering


EMRF Study: Net Metering Imposes Significant Costs on Non-Solar Customers

December 5, 2016

Via: EnergyManagerToday

The Electric Markets Research Foundation (EMRF) released preliminary results on December 2 of a research study on The Sustainability of Net Metering, indicating that the value of solar diminishes as more rooftop solar is added to the grid –  and […]

News and Policies, State

New Arizona initiative seeks to amend state Constitution to protect solar

April 19, 2016

Via: PV Resources

Arizona voters could now weigh in or whether utilities pay full credit for extra solar energy. An industry-backed super political action committee (PAC) voted yes to try and make a constitutional amendment at the November ballot that would protect current […]

News and Policies, State

Massachusetts solar industry frustrated by legislative inaction

April 1, 2016

Via: PV Resources

Legislative inaction on raising net metering caps has halted construction on more than 500 solar projects valued at US$617 million in Massachusetts, according to a new report. Solar organisations are becoming increasingly agitated with the inaction on a bill that […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Solar industry declares victory in California net metering battle

December 16, 2015

Via: PV Resources

California’s utility regulator has ruled that the state’s flagship net metering regime will be maintained in broadly its current form beyond 2017, in what is being hailed as a major victory for the pro-solar lobby. The California Public Utilities Commission […]