Cutting the Cost through Net Metering

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Cutting the Cost through Net Metering

  1. solarenSolar Panels – produce direct current (DC)
  1. Inverters – convert direct current into alternating current
  1.  Main Distribution Panel – the usual contact point for generated alternating current
  1. Appliances – and other electricity consuming equipment
  1. Net Metering – electric meter
  1. Building Connection – to your provider

With a two-seasoned climate in the Philippines, ample amount of sunshine can be enjoyed. The Department of Energy confirms and acknowledges that the country can harness the sun’s power as its radiation across the country has a power generation potential of 4.5 to 5.5 kWh per square meter per day.

Statistics may confuse you from the fact, so here’s the fact: households and companies can greatly benefit from the sun by SIMPLY putting solar panels onto their roofs. How? Through the use of double-rate meter, the photovoltaic system (your solar panels) can return the excess energy it produces to the power grid of your distribution company (MERALCO, TARELCO, etc). This will off-set your electricity consumption.

Net Metering

Under the Renewable Energy (RE) Act of 2008, the first non-fiscal incentive mechanism fully implemented is Net-Metering. Through the installation of solar photovoltaic (PV) panels up to 100 kW, house owners and commercial establishments can now partly satisfy their electricity demand by themselves.

Net Metering Policies in the Philippines

If the energy produced by your system is more than what you need to pay to your distributor, they shall carry it over unto the next billing period. In cases where it is recurrent, your credits should always be carried over to the next billing period until you can use your credits to pay. Though the net-metering rules are still silent about these credits, options like (1) perpetually carry-over the credits to the succeeding bills until consumed or (2) the distributor pays in cash at the end of the calendar year.

“Philanthropist Prosumers”

            You will not be just a consumer, but a producer as well. This will enable you to generate savings on your electricity bills and help you beat high electricity prices; not only that, you can also help mitigate the effects of climate change through clean technology.

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