Montana Hybrid Ruling Departs from PURPA Precedent September 8, 2020By Robert MullinBy Robert MullinFERC broke with precedent in a decision that will hamstring the ability of hybrid resource developers to optimize the output of their projects while still qualifying for treatment under PURPA. | © RTO Insider Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:Montana Supreme Court Rebuffs PSC on PURPA RulesThe Montana PSC “arbitrarily and unlawfully” reduced solar generators’ payments and contract lengths under PURPA, the state Supreme Court ruled. | OnSite EnergyFERC Issues Final Rule to ‘Modernize’ PURPAFERC revised how it enforces PURPA, giving state regulatory commissions more flexibility in how they establish avoided-cost rates for qualifying facilities. | © RTO InsiderCAISO Briefs Western EIM on Hybrid ResourcesWith less than a month to go before a July 29 deadline for completing tariff changes, CAISO presented the Western Energy Imbalance Market’s Governing Body its plan for accommodating hybrid generation and storage resources. |… Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.