Distribution Rate for Embedded Micro Generators

Case number
EB-2009-0326
Launched
Sector
Electricity
Status
Archived
Details

The Ontario Energy Board proposed on its own motion a proceeding to determine a just and reasonable rate to be charged by an electricity distributor for the recovery of costs associated with an embedded generator having a nameplate capacity of 10 kilowatts or less that meets the eligibility requirements of the Ontario Power Authority’s microFIT program.

Updates

Date Issue / Document
September 20, 2010

The Board has determined that electricity distributors shall reflect the updated province-wide fixed monthly charge related to the microFIT Generator Service Classification to $5.40 per month in their 2013 rate applications.

March 17, 2010

The Board has approved a province-wide fixed monthly charge for all electricity distributors related to the microFIT Generator rate class at $5.25 per month, effective September 21, 2009.

February 23, 2010

The Board has issued a Decision and Order with respect to a just and reasonable rate to be charged by an electricity distributor for the recovery of costs associated with a microFIT generator, i.e. an electricity generation facility contracted under the Ontario Power Authority’s microFIT program and connected to the distributor’s system.

October 22, 2009

The Board has issued a Decision and Procedural Order No. 2.  Included is the final issues list.

September 21, 2009

The Board has issued a Notice of Proceeding to determine a just and reasonable rate to be charged by an electricity distributor for the recovery of costs associated with an embedded generator having a nameplate capacity of 10 kW or less.