Net Metering Regulations 2015: Amendments proposed to fast-track electricity sharing

Energy ministry that was created after renaming the power ministry has sought some changes in the existing net metering regulations to empower consumers in sharing electricity. Power division observed that there are certain impediments in efficient commissioning of distributed generation (net metering) facilities starting from installation till issuance of generation license by the regulator. Proposed amendments are to promote installation of distributed generation systems on net metering in the country.