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West Virginia Net-Metering Rules

Date Last Updated8/13/2014
Policy TypeNet-Metering Policy
State/FederalWV
Policy Administrator/Contact OfficeWest Virginia Public Service Commission
Policy Initiation Date8/30/2010
Policy SummaryNet-metering in West Virginia is available to all retail electricity customers. Capacity limits vary based on the customer type and electric utility type. Investor-owned utilities (IOUs) with 30,000 customers or more have capacity limits of up to 25 kW, 5
CHP Eligibility RequirementsBoth fossil-fueled and renewably-fueled CHP and WHP systems are eligible for net-metering.
Eligible Project Size (MW)Capacity limits vary based on the customer type and electric utility type. IOUs with 30,000 customers or more have capacity limits of up to 25 kW, 500 kW and 2 MW for residential, commercial, and industrial systems, respectively. IOUs with fewer than 30,0
Minimum Efficiency Required/
Other Performance Requirements
Does Not Specify
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