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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 20. Public Utilities And Telecommunications
Agency 5. State Corporation Commission
Chapter 315. Regulations Governing Net Energy Metering

20VAC5-315-60. Liability insurance.

A customer operating a generating facility with an alternating current capacity not exceeding 10 kilowatts shall maintain homeowners, commercial, or other insurance providing coverage in the amount of at least $100,000 for the liability of the insured against loss arising out of the operation of the facility, and for a generating facility with an alternating current capacity exceeding 10 kilowatts such coverage shall be in the amount of at least $300,000. Customers shall not be required to obtain liability insurance with limits higher than that which is stated in this section; nor shall such customers be required to purchase additional liability insurance where the customer's existing insurance policy provides coverage against loss arising out of the operation of an electrical generating facility by virtue of not explicitly excluding coverage for such loss.

Statutory Authority

§§ 12.1-13 and 56-594 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 16, Issue 20, eff. May 25, 2000; amended, Virginia Register Volume 30, Issue 23, eff. July 1, 2014.

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