28 Sep '16, 3pm

California regulators reject utility challenge to #solar NEM 2.0

California regulators reject utility challenge to #solar NEM 2.0

The California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) is promoting another solar policy victory, as the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has approved a resolution denying all legal challenges to the recently adopted net energy metering (NEM) rules for solar customers. In January, the CPUC issued a decision to create the NEM “successor tariff,” known as NEM 2.0 , which CALSEIA says did not include the new fees and lower compensation rates proposed by the state’s three investor-owned utilities. The decision made significant changes, with increased assessment of non-bypassable charges and mandatory time-of-use rates for residential customers, but it left in place the fundamental structure of NEM, CALSEIA adds. The utilities responded by filing “applications for rehearing ,” which alleged the decision contained legal error by ignoring many of the utilities’...

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