Appendix 1: Microfit Process


60 days:

  1. Applicant submits application via “MicroFIT homepage”
  2. OPA reviews application for completeness and eligibility
  3. OPA provides reference number, project location, renewable fuel and project size to municipality

90 Days:

  1. Applicant requests and receives an offer to connect from their LDC

180 Days:

  1. OPA issues application approval notice to applicant
  2. Applicant checks for required approvals with local municipal office (e.g. building permit)
  3. Applicant constructs their project
  4. ESA inspects project and issues approval
    1. LDC connects project
    2. OPA issues contract to applicant
    3. Applicant accepts contract and begins receiving microFIT payments