April REC Invoicing Opened, Upcoming Stakeholder Feedback Due Dates, Limited Initial Review of Waitlisted DG Projects

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The IPA announces new information related to coming up in Illinois Shines, Stakeholder Support, Program News, Ongoing Operations Updates, Application Processing Updates, Ongoing Program Portal Updates, and other Requirements and Reminders. The full announcement is available here. Topics covered include the following:  

Coming up in Illinois Shines

  • Events
  • Due Dates

Stakeholder Support

  • Program Administrator Office Hours
  • Application Tips and Tricks

Program News – New or Updated Items

  • Program Guidebook Reminder
  • Initial Review Underway on Waitlisted Distributed Generation (DG) Projects
  • Consumer Protection Working Group
  • IPA Power Hour– Renewable Energy Projects Financing: Distributed Solar
  • New to the Program Website

Program News – Previously Published Items

  • 2024 REC Contracts – Released for Feedback – Comments are Due April 5, 2024
  • IPA Requests Stakeholder Feedback on Equity Accountability System Assessment – Comments are Due April 10, 2024
  • 2024-25 Program Year Final REC Prices and REC Calculator
  • FEJA Job Training Programs and Grantees List Published on Energy Workforce Equity Portal
  • Minimum Equity Standard (MES) 2023-24 Year-End Report Webinar and Resources
  • State of the Program Update
  • EEC DG Capacity

Ongoing Operations Updates

  • April REC Invoicing Opened April 1, 2024
  • Part II Verification Cut off for April
  • Re-Batching for ICC Meetings

Application Processing Updates       

  • Application Processing Tables 

Program Portal Updates 

  • Updates on Portal Issues, Improvements, and Future Releases 

Requirements and Reminders 

  • Stakeholder Feedback   
  • ICC Issues Final Order Approving the 2024 Long-Term Plan
  • IPA Issues Request for AVs and Installer Designees Interested in Serving Stranded Illinois Shines DG Customers
  • Illinois Shines Legacy Portal Retirement
  • Transition to an Equitable Clean Energy Future: Labor and Equity Requirements for IPA Renewable Programs and Procurements Webinar

Thank you!    
Illinois Shines Program    
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