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District of Columbia Net-Metering Rules

Date Last Updated8/12/2014
Policy TypeNet-Metering Policy
Policy Administrator/Contact OfficeDC Public Service Commission
Policy Initiation Date2/18/2005
Policy SummaryIn the District of Columbia, net-metering is available to residential and commercial customer-generators with systems powered by renewable-energy sources, CHP, fuel cells and micro turbines up to 1 MW in capacity (a 5 MW limit applies to community renewab
CHP Eligibility RequirementsBoth fossil-fueled and renewably-fueled CHP systems are eligible for net-metering.
Eligible Project Size (MW)Systems up to 1 MW are eligible to net-meter and community renewable energy facilities up to 5 MW.
Minimum Efficiency Required/
Other Performance Requirements
Does Not Specify
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