Distributed Energy Resources (DER) Connections Review

Case number
EB-2019-0207
Launched
Sector
Electricity
Status
Active
Details

The OEB is commencing an initiative to review its requirements in regard to the connection of distributed energy resources (DERs) by licensed electricity distributors. The purpose of this initiative is to identify any barriers to the connection of DERs, and where appropriate to standardize and improve the connection process. The review will be focused on connection of electricity generation and storage facilities connected to the distribution system, either in front or behind the distributor's meter.

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Updates
Updates
Date Issue / Document
November 26, 2019

The OEB has issued a letter to provide stakeholders with further details about the working group and logistics for the initial meeting.

November 18, 2019

The OEB has issued a letter that provides a summary of stakeholder comments and outlines the next steps in the consultation.

September 17, 2019

The OEB has received the following comments from stakeholders:

August 13, 2019

The OEB is commencing an initiative to review its requirements in regard to the connection of distributed energy resources (DERs) by licensed electricity distributors. The OEB has issued a letter with proposed approach and issues to be considered. The OEB is inviting stakeholders to comment.

Working Group

Date Issue / Document
December 4, 2019
Cost Award Matters
Cost Award Matters
Date Issue / Document
September 13, 2019

The OEB has issued a Supplemental Decision on Cost Eligibility for this initiative.

September 10, 2019

The OEB has issued a Decision on Cost Eligibility for this initiative.