Net Billing

Country: 
Barbados
Status: 
Implemented
Sector: 
Commercial/Industrial
Solar Photovoltaic: 

Renewable Energy Rider (RER) rate: 1.6 x Fuel Clause Adjustment; minimum rate of 15.75 USc/kWh Conditions: -Applicants must qualify for the Secondary Voltage Power, Large Power and Time-of-Use tariffs for Barbados Light and Power Company. -Only systems smaller than 2 kW allowed to sell excess to grid at RER rate. All other systems must apply to "buy all/sell all" where customer will be charged for all energy consumed on site, regardless of source, then credited for all energy produced by RE system at RER rate. -Maximum Capacity: 150KW (initially 100 kW) (Source: personal communications, R. Harewood, BPL, Sep. 2014)

Wind (Onshore): 

Renewable Energy Rider (RER) rate: 1.6 x Fuel Clause Adjustment; minimum rate of 15.75 USc/kWh Conditions: -Applicants must qualify for the Secondary Voltage Power, Large Power and Time-of-Use tariffs for Barbados Light and Power Company. -Only systems smaller than 2 kW allowed to sell excess to grid at RER rate. All other systems must apply to "buy all/sell all" where customer will be charged for all energy consumed on site, regardless of source, then credited for all energy produced by RE system at RER rate. -Maximum Capacity: 150KW (initially 100 kW) (Source: personal communications, R. Harewood, BPL, Sep. 2014)

Sources: 

Barbados Light and Power. http://www.blpc.com.bb/cus_servicerider.cfm. Accessed Oct. 2012 Personal Communication with R. Harewood, Sep 2014, Barbados Light & Power