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New York Public Service Commission Issues Two Significant Community Solar Orders

On September 15, the New York Public Service Commission (“Commission”) issued orders modifying the Expanded Solar for All (“E-SFA”) program and implementing several billing measures to address pervasive CDG billing delays by utilities.

In its Order Modifying Expanded Solar for All Program, the Commission granted a request by the Coalition for Community Solar Access to allow E-SFA participants to simultaneously subscribe to a community distributed generation (“CDG”),… More

New York Legislature Passes Cross-Utility Crediting for CDG Projects

On June 10, 2021, the New York legislature passed a bill allowing customers to subscribe to certain community distributed generation (CDG) projects sited outside of their utility service territory, a practice known as “cross-utility crediting.” This bill, which aims to increase access to CDG projects particularly for those in New York City’s disadvantaged communities, awaits Governor Cuomo’s signature.

Under current rules, CDG subscribers can only enroll in projects that are located in their utility service territory.… More