PUC Approves Final Implementation Order for Act 40 of 2017

On April 19, 2018, the Pennsylvania PUC approved a Final Implementation Order for Act 40 of 2017 (Act 40).  The Final Implementation Order will be published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin and posted on the PUC’s website.  The PUC’s press release 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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PUC Issues Tentative Implementation Order for Act 40 of 2017

On December 21, 2017, The Pennsylvania PUC approved a Tentative Implementation Order to the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards Act 40 of 2017 (Docket No.:   M-2017-2631527).  The PUC’s press release with links to the Order can be found here.

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Update to PennAEPS Certification Process due to Act 40 of 2017

Due to the pending uncertainty as to the exact implementation of the solar provisions of Act 40 of 2017, notwithstanding the anticipated tentative and final implementation orders to be issued by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC), the PUC staff has requested PennAEPS temporarily halt the review of all certification requests for solar photovoltaic generation facilities located outside of Pennsylvania. Certification requests for solar photovoltaic .

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2016 Annual Report Published

The 2016 Annual Report has been published and released by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.  A copy of the 2016 report can be found here and historical reports can be found here.

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Pennsylvania Governor Wolf signs HB118 into law as Act 40

Pennsylvania Governor Wolf signed HB118 into law as Act No. 40 of 2017 on October, 30,2017, that, among other things, modifies the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards Act. Details on how the Act is to be implemented will be determined by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.  In general, the steps toward implementation will include: a Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission Tentative Implementation Order that seeks stakeholder comments and then a .

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Energy Year 2017 Solar ACP level and average Solar and Tier II prices released

2016/2017 Alternative Energy Credit Pricing AEC Type Weighted Average Price Price Range ACP Solar PV $55.20 $2.85 – $350.00 $110.44 Tier I $12.16 $1.75 – $79.24 $45.00 Tier II $0.16 $0.01 – $15.10 $45.00 Historical Alternative Energy Credit Pricing can be found here.

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Energy Year 2016 Tier I Prices Published

The prices used for compliance with the Tier I requirement for energy year 2016 (June 2015-May 2016) were: Weighted Average – $14.56 High – $44.15 Low – $.20 A complete history of compliance prices from 2008 can be found at http://www.pennaeps.com/reports/

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