SEIA, Vote Solar Advocate for Net Billing in Place of Net Metering in California

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Vote Solar are calling on the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to [...]

Wyoming: Net Metering Change Passes The State Senate

The Wyoming Senate gave its final approval on Friday to a bill that would change the net metering law [...]

Vermont Installers Worry About Changes to State Net-Metering and Federal Tax Credits

A developer says that changes to state net metering and federal tax credits will make projects harder to put [...]

Unexpected Compromise on Net Metering in Iowa

Iowa utilities and clean energy groups both supported a new net metering law but now disagree on its interpretation. [...]

Net Metering and Energy Storage See Significant FERC Support

Solar net metering saw a significant legal win this month, as the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) voted to [...]

Federal Energy Regulators Reject Attack on Rooftop Solar Policies

Federal regulators on Thursday released a pair of decisions expected to impact the expansion of renewable power nationwide—one that [...]

Victory for Wholesale Energy Storage, but Does Order 841 Allow FERC to Assault Net Metering?

Order 841 lets regional transmission operators create wholesale markets for energy storage — potentially including fleets of behind-the-meter storage [...]

State Policies for Solar Net Metering Under Threat

A fast-tracked FERC petition during a pandemic could “end net metering as we know it,” one legal expert warns. [...]

Iowa Utility and Solar Advocates Compromise on Net Metering Proposal

 A proposal, which still needs to pass in the legislature, would preserve net metering and let utilities recoup costs [...]

Net Metering Survives in Idaho

State regulators have overwhelmingly ruled to deny Idaho Power’s proposal to decrease the net metering rate for residential solar [...]