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Maryland Net-Metering Rules

Date Last Updated8/11/2014
Policy TypeNet-Metering Policy
State/FederalMD
Policy Administrator/Contact OfficeMaryland Public Service Commission
Policy Initiation Date1/1/1997
Policy SummaryMaryland's net-metering law has been expanded several times since it was originally enacted in 1997. The rules apply to all utilities, including investor-owned utilities (IOUs), electric cooperatives and municipal utilities. Customers with systems that ge
CHP Eligibility RequirementsBoth fossil-fueled (for micro-CHP) and renewably-fueled CHP systems are eligible for net-metering.
Eligible Project Size (MW)Up to 2 MW (up to 30 kW for micro-CHP)
Minimum Efficiency Required/
Other Performance Requirements
Does Not Specify
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