Application Tips and Tricks – Standing Orders

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Supplementing previous guidance, the Program Administrator seeks to continue supporting stakeholders in the avoidance of project applications entering Need Info status.

  • Standing Orders – The Program has observed a common issue with standing orders, which have caused delays in application verification. Stakeholders are asked to keep the following in mind when submitting applications:
    • When AVs create a standing order in GATS or M-RETS, it is important to double check the information entered is accurate. Complete and correct standing order requests will be approved more quickly by the utility and will not get placed in Need Info. The request must be marked “YES” for irrevocable, the application ID must be correct, and the standing order must be dated after the Trade Date.