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Renewable Portfolio Standards


When does the RPS example get posted to the additional data room of the BGS website?

The RPS example will be posted in advance of the 2021 BGS... Read Answer



Are RPS obligations for BGS Suppliers calculated on the basis of wholesale or retail metered volumes?

The EDCs apply the RPS compliance percentages to energy... Read Answer



Are winning bidders shielded from upcoming changes to Renewable Portfolio Standards (“RPS”) as well as Board Orders or legislation that may come into effect related to the RPS?

The EDCs and the BGS Auction Manager cannot analyze or... Read Answer



What are the RPS obligation percentages by year for winners of BGS-RSCP load? Are winners in the BGS Auctions responsible for additional solar requirements avoided by exempt BGS-RSCP contracts?

Please see N.J.A.C.... Read Answer



Where can I find the percentage requirement for RPS Class I for Energy Year 2023?

The percentage requirement for Class I is 22% for Energy... Read Answer



Should the compliance percentages from the Renewable Portfolio Standards (“RPS”) be applied to energy at the wholesale or at the retail meter for BGS Suppliers?

The EDCs apply the RPS compliance percentages to energy... Read Answer



The RPS example posted to the BGS Data Room uses the RPS compliance percentages obligations that were in effect prior to the Clean Energy Act.  Where can I find these?

You can find the RPS percentage obligations that were in... Read Answer



The RPS example posted to the BGS Data Room uses various figures for electricity sales used for purposes of RPS compliance.  Where can I find on the BGS Auction website the figures for electricity sales that have been or will be used for purposes of RPS compliance?

The numbers in the RPS example are for illustrative... Read Answer



In regard to the Clean Energy Act, are exempt BGS contracts exempt from the increase in the solar obligation or exempt from the entire solar obligation?

Exempt BGS contracts are exempt from the increase in the... Read Answer


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