ActewAGL ‘1 for 1’ scheme (voluntary scheme, obsolete)

  1. ActewAGL’s ‘1 for 1’ scheme closed at midnight 30 June 2013 and was available to renewable energy generators with less than 30 kilowatts of generation capacity connected to ActewAGL Distribution’s electricity network in the ACT.
  2. Subject to (6), existing scheme compliant generators remain compliant and eligible for payment under the scheme until the scheme expires at midnight on 30 June 2020.
  3. ActewAGL will purchase exported electricity from a customer’s  scheme compliant generator at:
    1. the customer’s published tariff energy rate(s) for non-time of use residential plan customers
    2. the customer’s published tariff energy rate(s) for non-time of-use business plan customers
    3. the customer’s published tariff shoulder energy rate for time of-use residential plan customers
    4. the customer’s published tariff evening energy rate for time of-use business plan customers.
  4. Imported electricity will be billed at the customer’s published or contracted tariff energy rate(s).  The customer must continue to pay the supply charge and any other applicable charges.
  5. For the purpose of this scheme a customer is the person whose name appears on the electricity account for the premises.
  6. After midnight on 30 June 2013 an existing scheme compliant generator forfeits ongoing eligibility to the scheme upon any of the following:
    1. the customer ceases to hold the electricity account for the premises at which the generator was originally installed and connected under the scheme;
    2. the generator is relocated from the premises at which it was originally installed and connected under the scheme, or
    3. the generating capacity of the generator that was originally installed and connected under the scheme is increased.
  7. ‘Imported electricity’ means electricity flowing through the customer’s meter from the electricity network into the customer’s premises.
  8. ‘Exported electricity’ means electricity generated by the scheme compliant generator that results in energy flowing through the customer’s electricity meter from the customer’s premises into the electricity network.
  9. GST will be added to the generation purchase amount where the customer is registered to charge GST.