As part of the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative, the Commission initiated a proceeding to discuss regulation and oversight of Distributed Energy Resource (“DER”) providers and products.
The Commission has the responsibility to ensure that customers participating in DER markets, and programs understand the costs and benefits of their investments and are protected from confusion, fraud and abusive marketing practices. Clear, consistent rules and uniform marketing and contracting practices are needed to:
As part of DER Oversight, the Department has developed registration and Standard Customer Disclosure Statement forms for community distributed generation (CDG) projects and on-site mass market DG providers. Copies of the forms can be downloaded by clicking on the links below. The Customer Disclosure Forms and Instructions have been updated as of April 2019.
Annual Compliance Forms for DER Providers:
Annual Compliance Form - DER Providers to Staff
Annual Compliance Form - DER Providers to Subscribers
Triennial Compliance Forms:
DER Triennial Compliance Instructions
NEW YORK DER PROVIDER TRIENNIAL CHECKLIST
DER Registration Compliance Form for Interconnection Applicants
All documents related to this proceeding can be found here.
Order Establishing Oversight Framework
Uniform Business Practices for DER Suppliers - 5/2019
18-E-0130 Order Establishing Energy Storage Goal and Deployment Policy
CDG Host Allocation Review and Approval Guidance Document - 3/2020
Utility Contacts for Developer Billing Issues
E-Filing Registration and Document Matter Management (DMM) Filing Instructions
In order to file your documents with the Department, you will need to register to become an e-filer. Instructions to become an e-filer and how to submit documents in DMM are located here.
Ombudsmen to DER Providers
Orange & Rockland
Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Regulation and Oversight updated: 08/22/2022 02:05:22 PM