Your generation facility must generate electricity from a renewable energy source that is wind, water, solar, irradiation or agricultural biomass.
Connection and Installation
To ensure safe and effective connection of micro-generation systems to the Electric Utility Distribution System, a guide has been prepared. Click on the following link:
The guidebook outlines installation and operation of a micro-generation system in the Medicine Hat electric service area.
Homeowner’s considering the installation of a micro-generation system are required to obtain an electric permit through the Planning & Development department as well as meet the protocol requirements.
A fee of $450.00 applies to all micro-generation applications as of July 1, 2017. Payment must be received before bi-directional meter is installed.
Planning & Development Services
- How to Apply for Micro-generation Connection (PDF)
- Micro-generation Single Line Diagram (PDF)
- Micro-generation Application Form (PDF)
- Net Billing Connection Agreement for Micro-generation (PDF)