Posts Tagged ‘ LREC ’

CT denies eight companies’ $1B secret request

Aug 14th, 2013 | By

Connecticut regulators have denied the requests from eight companies to keep secret their information in a 21-year, $1 billion state renewable energy credit program, but pushed back the release of that information until next week.



Inside CT’s Unique Renewable Energy Credit Program

Dec 5th, 2012 | By

In hopes of spurring development of low-cost clean energy projects, Connecticut has taken a different approach to its newly established renewable energy credit (REC) market by conducting reverse auctions and offering project developers fixed-price, long-term contracts. Click on this environmental headline for more from Renew Grid.



Innovative Clean Energy Program Drives Down Cost of Clean Electricity

Sep 25th, 2012 | By

The program resulted in 21 projects totaling 6.2 MW of solar and fuel cell generation being selected for deployment at locations across UI service territory — including in Orange, Hamden, Stratford, New Haven, Trumbull, Fairfield, Shelton, Ansonia, West Haven, Milford, and Bridgeport. The weighted average of payments for Renewable Energy Credits to these 19 solar projects and 2 fuel cell projects is 8.6 cents per kilowatt hour compared to solar programs in other states that often have resulted in payments of around 20 c/kWh per REC.