Your Responsibilities

It is important to be aware of your responsibilities as a participant in this program. These include, but are not limited to:

  • understanding the microFIT rules, contract requirements and your rights
  • researching available products and offers to find the best renewable energy system for you
  • purchasing and installing your renewable energy system
  • meeting all applicable safety standards, including arranging and paying for inspection of your project by the Electrical Safety Authority
  • obtaining permits and other approvals, including municipal building permits if required
  • working with your local electricity distribution company to connect your project to the electricity grid and paying for all connection-related costs
  • paying your local distribution company for account charges and metering fees
  • paying for any associated insurance costs, as well as professional fees for legal and tax advice

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