Working With Your Utility Series: Interconnection Basics

Rachel Shepherd, Chandra Shah, Doug Gagne

Research output: NRELPresentation


This training provided information on interconnection basics for federal agencies developing distributed energy projects. Considerations covered included: Understanding interconnection processes and timelines, interconnection siting considerations, technology-specific interconnection issues, and interconnect agreements. This webinar is the first in a multi-part series on working with electric utilities to develop distributed energy projects on federal sites.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages42
StatePublished - 2021

Publication series

NameFEMP Webinar presented 29 June 2021

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/PR-7A40-80452


  • commissioning
  • distributed energy
  • impact study
  • interconnection
  • interconnection agreement
  • interconnection application
  • interconnection basics
  • permission to operate
  • PTO
  • utility


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