This article originally appeared in The Manila Times.
The Philippines’ pioneering solar net-metered community has been launched at the Via Verde subdivision in the City of Trece Martires, Cavite.
The residential houses in the community features solar net-metering, generating their own electricity while exporting excess energy to the grid in exchange for electricity bill credits. The project is expected to contribute to a more stable electric grid throughout the major island of Luzon.
The Philippines’ Energy Regulatory Commission net-metering programs enables solar panel owners with under 100 kilowatts peak capacity to sell their excess electricity generation to the national grid for power bill credits.
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