Member-Owned Generation - Frequently Asked Questions
A: Yes. In order to connect a wind turbine, solar system, or other generation equipment to Rock Energy’s distribution system, you must first submit a Parallel Generation Application Form to the cooperative. Starting Jan. 1, 2020, the application fee is $100.
A: Upon approval, you will be asked to sign an Interconnection Agreement where you agree to operate and maintain your generation system in accordance with Rock Energy’s rules and policies. These requirements are designed to protect distribution system facilities, avoid electrical interference problems, and ensure the safety of Rock Energy’s members and employees. Your installer may then complete the installation of your generation system in accordance with the Interconnection Policy After installation, Rock Energy will inspect the system. Starting Jan. 1, 2020, the inspection fee is $250.