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October 21, 2008

IREC’s Annual Updates & Trends publication provides updates on and trend analysis of significant renewable-energy policy developments in the United States. The IREC Project Team and the DSIRE Staff prepares the report. Rusty Haynes, Justin Barnes, Brian Lips and Laurel

October 20, 2008

Three reports have been released recently: Taking the Red Tape Out of Green Power by Kyle Rabin How and Why to Permit for Small Wind Systems, by Ron Stimmel, AWEA Net Metering/Interconnection: Freeing the Grid: 2008 Edition Taking the Red

October 20, 2008

A number of reports and guides are being developed for the Solar America Cities. One of these reports, Elements of a Sustainable Solar City by DOE’s Solar Energy Technologies Program, offers all cities a guide to create a comprehensive, city-wide

October 15, 2008

More than 135 people packed the room at IREC’s 2008 Annual Meeting in San Diego on Monday, October 13th to see old friends and hear about the latest trends and updates in current issues like interconnection and net metering, green

October 08, 2008

On October 6, 2008 Governor Granholm signed SB 213 into law, creating a renewable portfolio standard whereby utilities will be required to obtain 10% of their energy from renewable sources by 2015. Senate Bill 213 also included a provision that

October 08, 2008

In late September 2008 the U.S. Congress passed an emergency version of the District’s Clean and Affordable Energy Act of 2008. This bill contains a provision that increases D.C.’s net metering limit from 100 kW to 1MW. Council bill 17-492

October 08, 2008

On September 10, 2008 the Board of Public Utilities (BPU) published proposed amendments to its net metering rules which would allow net metered customers to choose their annualized billing period. Current rules require the annualized period to begin the first

October 08, 2008

The Delaware PSC, on September 2, 2008 issued a final order of net metering rules, which were posted to the October 2008 Register (pg. 518). These rules were in keeping with legislative bills S.B. 8 of 2007 and S.B. 193

October 08, 2008

On September 16 Department of Public Service staff issued proposed changes to its Standard Interconnection Requirements (SIR). A highlight of staff’s proposed changes: Incorporation of newly passed net metering laws and requirements Authorization of two separate and distinct review processes

October 06, 2008

The dates are set for the third national conference on workforce education in the renewable energy and energy efficiency fields – November 18 – 20, 2009. The conference will offer the most current information on instructional strategies, curricula development, and

 

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