Joint Comments of Advanced Energy Economy, Americans For A Clean Energy Grid, The American Council On Renewable Energy, The American Wind Energy Association, The Energy Storage Association, And The Solar Energy Industries Association

Posted: April 13, 2017 - 17:08 / Interconnection / ESA Filings
Advanced Energy Economy (“AEE”), Americans for a Clean Energy Grid (“ACEG”), American Council on Renewable Energy (“ACORE”), American Wind Energy Association (“AWEA”), Energy Storage Association (“ESA”), and Solar Energy Industries Association (“SEIA”)1 hereby respectfully submit these limited comments to the Commission’s December 15, 2016, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“NOPR”) in the RM17-8-000 proceeding. The Commission proposes to revise its regulations, the pro forma Large Generator Interconnection Procedures (“LGIP”) and pro forma Large Generator Interconnection Agreement (“LGIA”) to improve certainty, promote more informed interconnection, and enhance interconnection processes. For the reasons set forth herein, we support the Commission’s proposed reforms and, after it has had time to consider the comments submitted on the NOPR, encourage the Commission to initiate expeditiously a final rulemaking in this proceeding.
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