and larger installations of solar panels, it is possible that these peak prices will be reduced, which will benefit me directly by allowing use of these pumps.
Lahore -- NEPRA has given its long awaited approval on Net-Metering
regulations to encourage consumers to set up their own Photo-voltaic (PV) plants.
These limits, called net-metering
caps, have stalled solar projects in National Grid territory across the state, from Florida to Fall River.
For example, the selected Independent Contractor may review: 1) alleged subsidies between non-net-metering
customers and net-metering
customers, or vice versa, 2) charges to net-metering
customers for maintaining the grid, nationwide trends for net-metering
rules, pending legislation, and Public Utility Commission decisions on distributed generation, and 3) distribution system decoupling/rate design.
An analysis from the American Public Power Association indicates that net-metering
can result in consumer cost-shifting, since it's typically the more affluent who can afford to install rooftop solar, leaving middle- and low-income customers-including renters who are locked out of the subsidies--to foot the bill.
The scheme invited 5,000 applications for net-metering
systems to be installed in homes, 2,000 of which related to low-income household installations, though only about 400 had applied.
Sources said the RE Policy 2006 allows consumers to avail features like Net-Metering
and Wheeling of Energy which require interconnection with the grid.
We've been involved in net-metering
fights across the country," she adds.
The launch of the project entitled "Smart net-metering
for promotion and cost-efficient grid-integration of PV technology in Cyprus (SmartPV)[beaucoup plus grand que] was announced by the Photovoltaic Research Laboratory and the Energy Sustainability Unit of the University of Cyprus during a ceremony held at the offices of the Electricity Authority of Cyprus(EAC).
As energy analyst Robert Freehling notes, net-metering
can put photovoltaics "in conflict with efficiency and conservation efforts" because it favors "energy hogs that use three or more times the 'baseline' amount of electricity.
The deal was made sweeter as the local utility, the Public Service Company of New Mexico (PNM), offers an enhanced net-metering
policy has proven itself to be cost effective, sustainable and has encouraged common users to go for greener alternatives and become self sufficient when it comes to power generation.