Things to know about Net Energy Metering and Net Energy Metering 2.0

Among the buzz of solar these days is the concept of Net Energy Metering 2.0 (NEM 2.0) Update. After many campaigns by environmentalists and solar advocacy groups, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) decided to grant this solar incentive an extension.

In order to encourage the growth of solar energy and to simplify the use of a solar electric system, net metering was introduced and is becoming more and more popular. It’s used for small residential and commercial systems that are tied to the grid.

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