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Notice about Stakeholder Workshops, Regulation on Renewable Energy Certificates Market System

The Energy Bureau of the Puerto Rico Public Service Regulatory Board (“Energy Bureau”), pursuant to Act 82-2010, as amended, known as the Public Policy on Energy Diversification by Means of Sustainable and Alternative Renewable Energy in Puerto Rico, and Act 17-2019, known as the Puerto Rico Energy Public Policy Act, has the responsibility of creating, through regulation, a market system for Renewable Energy Certificates (“REC”). Said regulation shall include mechanisms to ensure the compliance of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority or its successor, the transmission and distribution concessionaire and the retail energy providers, with the Renewable Portfolio Standard, as established on Act 82-2010.

To that effect, the Energy Bureau will hold a series of Stakeholder Workshops with the purpose of gathering input from different interest groups in the energy sector before the publication of a proposed regulation draft regarding RECs. The Stakeholder Workshops will be held:

1st Workshop

June 14, 2019

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Energy Bureau Hearing Room

World Plaza Building 8th Floor

268 Ave. Muñoz Rivera, Hato Rey, PR

2nd Workshop

June 28, 2019

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Energy Bureau Hearing Room

World Plaza Building 8th Floor

268 Ave. Muñoz Rivera, Hato Rey, PR

 

Any stakeholder shall be able to submit comments in writing until July 15, 2019. Comments must be addressed to the attention of Edison Avilés Deliz, Chairman, and shall be filed by electronic mail at: comentarios@energia.pr.gov; by the Energy Bureau’s electronic filing tool at: https://radicacion.energia.pr.gov/; by postal mail addressed to the Puerto Rico Energy Bureau’s Clerk’s Office at World Plaza Building, 268 Muñoz Rivera Ave., Plaza Level Suite 202, San Juan, PR 00918; or in person at the Energy Bureau’s Clerk’s Office, at the address above.