Tampa Electric seeks regulatory approval for Direct Current Microgrid Pilot Program in Florida
Tampa Electric said that it requests that the assets installed for the two parallel distribution systems — the AC and the DC microgrid — be afforded rate base treatment and that O&M expenses incurred by Tampa Electric associated with both be recoverable as base rate revenue requirements.
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