Please find below documents pertaining to recent complaints filed with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) by customers of rural electric co-ops concerning solar fees.
The original two complaints filed are as follows:
Find below a copy of the MPUC Staff Briefing Paper Issued June 9, 2016:
For more information and background see:
Minnesota's Public Utilities Commission rejects the practice by rural electric cooperatives to apply fixed charges on solar installations without regulatory approval.(Midwest Energy News)
For more info also see: