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Proposed Decision in California Regarding Standby Charges for Microgrids

By District Energy posted 06-09-2021 19:25




California Administrative Law Judge Colin Rizzo’s Proposed Decision Re: Decision Adopting A Suspension Of The Capacity Reservation Component Of The Standby Charge For Eligible Microgrid Distributed Technologies. 

This decision directs Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), Southern California Edison Company (SCE), and San Diego Gas & Electric Company (SDG&E) to provide rate schedule(s) that suspend the capacity reservation component of their standby charge for eligible microgrids that meet the California Air Resources Board air pollution standards for generation. This suspension will allow the Commission and stakeholders to ascertain the costs that the utilities incur to provide standby service to microgrids.

The full text of the proposed decision is made available through the link provided below on Wednesday, June 9, 2021.

Read the Proposed Decision