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selling back to the grid

Selling Back to the Grid

Virginia Agriculture Summit

Net Energy Metering

February 10, 2009

net energy metering
Net Energy Metering
  • Arrangement between the utility and consumer that allows the consumer to install renewable fuel generation on the consumer’s premise and interconnect it with the utility’s distribution grid
renewable generation
Renewable Generation
  • Solar
  • Wind
  • Biomass
  • Hydro
  • Wave Motion
  • Geothermal
net metering virginia
Net Metering - Virginia
  • Virginia Legislature ordered the Virginia SCC to investigate and promulgate rules and regulations regarding net metering for investor owned utilities, and cooperatives
  • Renewable Generator Capacity should be sized near equal to the consumer’s load or usage
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Net Metering - Virginia
  • Residential - up to 10 kW maximum nameplate generator capacity
  • Non-residential – up to 500 kW maximum nameplate generator capacity
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Net Metering - Virginia
  • Renewable Generator Installation and Interconnection must comply with:
    • National Electrical Code Article 690
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Standard 1547
    • Underwriters Laboratories (UL) standards
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Net Metering - Virginia
  • Interconnection Requirements
    • Application for interconnection
    • Unit must automatically disconnect from utility for loss of utility source
    • Manual disconnect near utility meter
    • Installation by a licensed electrician
    • County inspection
    • Utility inspection
    • General Liability Insurance
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Net Metering - Virginia
  • Net user of energy during the month results in a bill for the net kWh used
  • Net generator of energy for the month will result in a credit toward usage during the next month
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Net Metering - Virginia
  • When consumer is a net generator for the year
    • Consumer can enter into a purchase agreement with the cooperative
    • Cooperative will purchase net kWh of generation at the avoided wholesale cost for energy during the period
    • Others should refer to the Terms and Conditions of service for their electric service provider
resources
Resources
  • US Department of Energy Solar Technologies Program website http://www1.eere.energy.gov/solar/
  • US Department of Energy Wind Resources Map website http://www.windpoweringamerica.gov/maps_template.asp?stateab=va
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Resources
  • Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency http://www.dsireusa.org/index.cfm
  • Dominion Virginia Power Net Metering Terms and Conditions http://www.dom.com/customer/pdf/va/vatc25ra.pdf
contact information
Contact Information

John Coffey

VP Engineering & Operations

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative

Mount Crawford, Virginia

540.574.7252 (office)

JCoffey@svec.coop

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Selling Back to the Grid

Virginia Agriculture Summit

Net Energy Metering

February 10, 2009