DISCUSSION: Value of Solar Tariff, Adaptable for Other Markets?

Net metering undoubtedly benefits consumers, but it is a crude fashion of valuing rooftop solar and does not take into consideration, nor pay for, many of the benefits provided by the grid. Austin Energy (AE) launched its Value of Solar Tariff (VOST) in the fall of 2012. AE’s VOST calculates its electricity tariff for solar rooftop homeowners based … Continue reading DISCUSSION: Value of Solar Tariff, Adaptable for Other Markets?