Pennsylvania Officially Closes Border

Ali Shajrawi, Liam Brooks Market Research Briefs

On April 19, the Pennsylvania PUC approved a Final Implementation Order for HB118, formally restricting the qualifications of out-of-state solar systems to meet in-state solar compliance requirements, with an exception for any contracted generation that predated the legislation, effective October 2017.

Pennsylvania SREC Market Legislative Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

House Bill 1580 is aimed to realign demand with the oversupply of SRECs, eliminate the importation of out-of-state SRECs and increase Pennsylvania’s solar carve out for the years 2013 to 2015. However, opposition to the bill suggests it is not likely to pass unless the bill is amended to include out-of-state SRECs.

Pennsylvania SREC Market Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

The PA Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) is already adequately supplied for Reporting Year (“RY”) 2011 and will likely remain long through RY  2012. Despite utility RPS exemptions expiring in January 2011, inclusion of out-of-state facilities will keep installed capacity high through 2012.

Pennsylvania SREC Market Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

The PA Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) is already adequately supplied for Reporting Year (“RY”) 2011 and will likely remain long through RY 2012. Despite utility RPS exemptions expiring in January 2011, inclusion of out-of-state facilities will keep installed capacity high through 2012.

Pennsylvania SREC Market Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

The PA Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) is already adequately supplied for Reporting Year (“RY”) 2011 and will likely remain long through RY 2012. Despite utility RPS exemptions expiring in January 2011, inclusion of out-of-state facilities will keep installed capacity high through 2012.

Pennsylvania SREC Market Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

The PA Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) is already adequately supplied for Reporting Year (“RY”) 2011 and will likely remain long through RY 2012. Despite utility RPS exemptions expiring in January 2011, inclusion of out-of-state facilities will keep installed capacity high through 2012.

Pennsylvania SREC Market Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

The Pennsylvania (PA) Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) includes exemptions for 70% of the Electricity Distribution Companies (EDCs). These exemptions will cease in January 2011. The current adequately supplied market will begin to rebalance in the 2011‐12 energy year with demand of approximately 50,000 Solar Alternative Energy Credits (SAECs).

Pennsylvania SREC Market Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

The Pennsylvania (PA) Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) includes exemptions for 70% of the Electricity Distribution Companies (EDCs). These exemptions will cease in January 2011.

Pennsylvania SREC Market Update

Karbone Market Research Briefs

The PA Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) is already adequately supplied for Reporting Year (“RY”) 2011 and will likely remain long through RY 2012. Despite utility RPS exemptions expiring in January 2011, inclusion of out-of-state facilities will keep installed capacity high through 2012.