Seattle City Light - Net Metering (Washington)
Last modified on May 24, 2011.
Rules Regulations Policies Program
|Name||Seattle City Light - Net Metering|
|Incentive Type||Net Metering|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Industrial, Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Photovoltaics, Wind, Hydroelectric, Fuel Cells|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Aggregate Capacity Limit||Credited to the following month, then granted to the utility at end of annual period with no compensation|
|Applicable Utilities||25 kW|
|Date added to DSIRE||2002-08-29|
|Last DSIRE Review||2007-07-19|
Seattle City Light offers Net Metering to customers who wish to generate their own electricity with fuel cells, solar, wind or hydro powered electric systems of 25 kilowatts or less in generating capacity. Net excess generation is credited to the customer's next monthly bill. At the beginning of each calendar year, any remaining unused kilowatt-hour credit accumulated during the previous year must be granted to the utility, without any compensation to the customer. Net metering packets are available from the Web site or by contacting the Conservation Hotline: (206) 684-3800 or Account Services: (206) 684-3000.
|Contact Name||Jack Brautigam|
|Department||Seattle City Light|
|Division||Energy Management Services Division|
|Address||700 Fifth Ave., Suite 3300|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.