Act 40 of 2017 Opinion and Order Issued

On August 2, 2018 the Commission issued an Opinion and Order to Act 40 of 2017.  The Opinion and Order allows for entities beyond the EDCs and EGS to file petitions (instructions for filing petitions can be found in the Secretarial Letter issued May 16, 2018 located here and at the PUC website), addresses concerns about confidentiality and removes the 60 day filing deadline.  A copy of .

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Energy Year 2018 Act 129 Adjustment Posted

The EY 2018 Act 129 Adjustment to the Tier I AEC credit requirement has been published and can be found at the Electricity Suppliers portion of the PennAEPS website. Quarterly Adjustments and the Final Adjustment for Energy Year 2018 are as follows: Annual:   0.402516% Q4:   0.500902% Q3:   0.390635% Q2:   0.357139% Q1:   0.356588%

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ENERGY YEAR 2018 Q3 QUARTERLY ADJUSTMENT POSTED

The Q3 Quarterly Adjustment to the Tier I AEC credit requirement has been published and can be found at the Electricity Suppliers portion of the PennAEPS website. The Quarterly Adjustments for Energy Year 2018 are: Q3: 0.390635% Q2: 0.357139% Q1: 0.356588%

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Instructions to Petition for Out-of-State Solar Contracts Posted

The PA PUC has published a Secretarial Letter with instructions on how EDCs and EGSs are to file petitions pursuant to the Act 40 Final Implementation Order entered on May 3, 2018, at Docket No. M‑2017‑2631527 for consideration of contracts for out-of-state solar PV credits.  A copy of the letter can be found here. Petitions are due by July 2, 2018.    

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Act 40 Certification Changes

In accordance with the implementation of Act 40, all solar facilities located outside of the state of Pennsylvania, will be assigned a Tier I non-solar certification number in the format of PA-NNNNNN-NSTI-I (“NSTI”).   If facilities were already qualified in the PA AEPS program, this update occurred automatically in PennAEPS and PJM-GATS on May 7, 2018.  New out of state solar facilities applying for certification in .

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Act 40 Final Implementation Order Entered

The Act 40 Final Implementation Order has been entered and can be found here and the full docket is located here.

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PUC Adopts Joint Motion Regarding Implementation of Act 40 of 2017

On April 19, 2018, the Pennsylvania PUC adopted a Joint Motion by Chairman Brown and Vice Chairman Place regarding implementation of Act 40 of 2017.  A Final Implementation Order for Act 40 of 2017 (Act 40) will be prepared and published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin and posted on the PUC’s website.  The PUC’s press release with a link to the Joint Motion can be found here. Docket No.:   M-2017-2631527.

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ENERGY YEAR 2018 Q2 QUARTERLY ADJUSTMENT POSTED

The Q2 Quarterly Adjustment to the Tier I AEC credit requirement has been published and can be found at the Electricity Suppliers portion of the PennAEPS website. The Quarterly Adjustments for Energy Year 2018 are: Q2: 0.357139% Q1: 0.356588%

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2017 Annual Report Published

The 2017 Annual Report has been published and released by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.  A copy of the 2017 report can be found here and historical reports can be found here.

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Energy Year 2018 Q1 Quarterly Adjustment Posted

The Q1 Quarterly Adjustment to the Tier I AEC credit requirement has been published and can be found at the Electricity Suppliers portion of the PennAEPS website. The Quarterly Adjustments for Energy Year 2018 are: Q1 -0.356588%  

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