Net metering in a capped program in Massachusetts. Securing a Cap Allocation provides certainty to facility owners and host customers that their project will receive net metering services, provided the project meets the standards of the System of Assurance.
User guidance posted at MassACA.org provide instruction to users on how to register with the System of Assurance and guidance on SHP-ACA requirements and submission.
The materials posted here are intended to help users understand what is required to register in the System of Assurance and submit a SHP-ACA. If additional guidance is needed, please contact Help@MassACA.org or call the MassACA Helpline at (877) 357-9030 during business hours.
User Help: Small Hydro Program (Adobe PDF, 0.8MB)
Quick Start Guidance for Small Hydro Program (Adobe PDF, 0.4MB)
Reservation Period Requirements (Adobe PDF, 0.4MB)
Reservation Period Deadline Reminder (Adobe PDF, 0.2MB)
Understanding Your Cap Allocation (Adobe PDF, 0.3MB)
ISA Requirements (Adobe PDF, 0.2MB)
Waiting List Guidance (Adobe PDF, 0.4MB)
System of Assurance of Net Metering Eligibility, D.P.U. 17-10-A (November 17, 2017) (Adobe PDF, 0.4MB)
Department of Public Utilities Hearing Officer Memo (Adobe PDF, 0.2MB)
220 CMR 18.00: Net Metering (Adobe PDF, 0.1MB)
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