All applications for generator and energy storage interconnections to utility distribution facilities sized 5 MW and smaller are required to follow the NYS Standardized Interconnection Requirements (SIR) document. The latest version can be found on the NYS Department of Public Service website: NYS PSC Distributed Generation Information.
Be sure to include all the necessary information with your application for fastest review and processing. We have listed the general requirements . For more detail, you can visit the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) website dedicated to distributed generation projects: access to the PSC website.
Once you have submitted your application, you can view your status online via a secure Login ID.
An applicant proposing a hybrid project or stand-alone ESS shall complete Appendix K and upload via B or C as applicable.
|Distributed Generation Project Status||Required Forms|
|1. If your site requires new or upgraded service.||Application for service|
2. If you are installing a system that will generate 5 mw or less.
|Pre-application, application and review status for distributed generation projects. Login to online portal.|
|3. Ensure your application is accompanied by the following information . For hybrid or ESS, include Appendix K .||
Pre-applications or applications more than 50 kw in size, payment of a non-refundable $750 application fee.
|4. New York State Standardized Acknowledgment of Property Owner Consent Form||Owner consent form|