Draft Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (The Grid Interactive Solar Rooftop Photovoltaic Systems under Net/Gross Metering) Regulation, 2023
The Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) on June 06, 2023, published the Draft Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (The Grid Interactive Solar Rooftop Photovoltaic Systems under Net/Gross Metering) Regulation, 2023 This Regulation shall come into force from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette. The following has been stated namely: - This Regulation shall be applicable to all the Grid-Interactive Solar Rooftop Photovoltaic systems with/ without Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS), installed and commissioned in the areas of Distribution licensees, Andhra Pradesh as per the provisions stipulated herein. It states that All registered companies, Government entities, partnership companies/ firms/ individuals, who are the consumers of AP Discoms shall be eligible for setting up the Grid-Interactive SRTPVS with/ without Battery Energy Storage System and Groups of persons/Societies who are the consumers are also eligible for setting up the Grid Interactive SRTPVS with/ without Battery Energy Storage Systems. It states The capacity of a Grid-Interactive SRTPVS with/ without a Battery Energy Storage System under Net/Gross metering to be installed at the premises of any individual prosumer shall not be less than 1 kWp It states that All meters installed under Gross/Net metering at the SRTPVS shall comply with the CEA (Installation and Operation of Meters) Regulations, 2006, and subsequent amendments thereof. The consumers are entitled to avail of the applicable subsidies as per MNRE notifications/guidelines from time to time.