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NM PRC Debates Solar Generation Standby fee

Discussion in 'Energy, Environment, and Policy' started by nwdiver, Aug 8, 2018.

  1. nwdiver

    nwdiver Active Member

    Feb 17, 2013
    United States
    Quick summary. Rate 59 is a tax on solar generation that Xcel charges DG owners. For example even if you have batteries; If you produce 1000kWh export 0 and import 0 you pay ~$36 due to the decreased revenue to Xcel from kWh sales. Behold our elected officials discussing this tax.

    The debate starts at the ~11:17 mark on the video.
    • Informative x 1
  2. BerTX

    BerTX Supporting Member

    May 2, 2014
    Do the McDonalds there get to charge you for a Big Mac if you grill your own burgers, too?
    • Funny x 1

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