Net Metering - Proposed Amendments to the Distribution System Code, the Electricity Retailer Code of Conduct, and the Retail Settlement Code

Case number
EB-2022-0152
Launched
Sector
Electricity
Status
Active
Details

The OEB is initiating a consultation related to proposed amendments to the Distribution System Code, the Electricity Retailer Code of Conduct, and the Retail Settlement Code to facilitate regulatory changes to net metering and retailing that take effect July 1, 2022.

The regulatory changes expand access to net metering, which allows customers to generate electricity on their property for their own use while sending excess power to the grid for a credit on their bill.

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Updates
Updates
Date Issue / Document
June 17, 2022

The OEB has released the final consumer-facing materials and retailer forms related to third-party net metering.

June 14, 2022

The OEB has issued a Notice of Amendments to the Distribution System Code, Electricity Retailer Code of Conduct and Retail Settlement Code to facilitate regulatory changes to net metering and retailing that take effect July 1, 2022.

May 19, 2022

The OEB is seeking stakeholder feedback on consumer-facing materials and retailer forms related to third-party net metering. Comments are due by June 2, 2022.

May 16, 2022

The OEB has received the following stakeholder comments on the Notice of Proposed Amendments to the Distribution System Code, Electricity Retailer Code of Conduct and Retail Settlement Code issued on April 27, 2021:

April 27, 2022

The OEB is initiating a consultation related to proposed amendments to the Distribution System Code, the Electricity Retailer Code of Conduct, and the Retail Settlement Code to facilitate regulatory changes to net metering and retailing that take effect July 1, 2022.