What is the difference between a gross and net feed in tariff?

What is the difference between a gross and net feed in tariff?

·       Net metering - you are paid for any solar energy that goes back into the grid from your house. So, if you are producing more electricity from your solar panels than you are using at that point in time, you get paid for this extra electricity which is sent into the grid. 

·       Gross metering - you are paid for every unit of electricity generated by your solar panels which is all exported to the grid. This metering system is no longer offered for new connections.


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