To help retailers in setting their solar feed-in tariffs and solar customers in deciding whether these tariffs are reasonable, we have set draft solar feed-in tariff benchmarks to provide guidance on the financial value of electricity exported by
IPART received the terms of reference for the 2018 solar feed-in tariff review.
To help guide retailers and customers, IPART annually recommends a benchmark range for these tariffs based on the financial value of solar electricity.
Fact sheet – An update on setting the solar feed-in tariff benchmarks for 2019/20
IPART presented its draft decisions and draft findings on the solar feed-in tariff benchmark and methodology
NSW solar feed-in tariff benchmark under reviewThe Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is consulting on its approach to setting benchmark solar feed-in tariffs to reflect changes in supply and demand as solar penetration has increa
We have been asked to review benchmark ranges for solar feed-in tariffs in NSW annually for the next three financial years. We invite all interested parties to comment on our preliminary views.
2018-19 draft solar feed-in tariff benchmarks released for NSWThe Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is proposing a benchmark all-day solar feed-in tariff of 7.5 cents per kilowatt hour for 2018-19.Releasing the draft benchmark fo
9 June 2016The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) has today released its final benchmark range for voluntary solar feed-in tariffs for 2016-17 at 5.5 to 7.2 cents per kilowatt hour (c/kWh).Electricity retailers in NSW set their ow
Frontier Economics has been engaged by IPART to provide expert advice to ensure that the methodology used to determine the solar feed-in tariff benchmark range over the next three years is robust.
This determination sets out our final decisions on the benchmark feed-in tariff range in 2016-17 and the retailer contribution to the costs of the Solar Bonus Scheme to apply from 1 July 2016 to 31 December 2016.
IPART has set a draft all-day benchmark range of 7.5 c/kWh. We have also set time-dependent feed-in tariff benchmark ranges that are different for different times of the day.
When the Solar Bonus Scheme (SBS) ends on 31 December 2016, SBS customers will stop receiving a subsidised feed-in tariff of either 60 cents or 20 cents per kWh for the electricity they export.
This Fact Sheet provides solar customers with information on what to consider in comparing electricity market offers and the range of offers likely to be available to solar customers after the Solar Bonus Scheme ends.