D.C. solar champions change law to direct solar benefits to District residents

September 22, 2017 D.C., Policy wins

In D.C., we fought for and helped pass the Distributed Generation Amendment Act of 2011. This closed the D.C. Solar Renewable Energy Credit (SREC) market so that the it would only benefit the D.C. ratepayers who fund the program. This created a strong long-term incentive for solar in D.C. and allowed the industry to grow.