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Rooftop solar panel owners could be getting charged fees to sell energy back to the grid – ABC News

For years, solar panel owners were paid a premium to feed their electricity into the grid. But that could be about to turn on its head — and they are not happy.

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Householders with rooftop solar panels and batteries have reacted with fury to proposals which could see them charged for exporting power to the electricity grid.
Key points:

  • State Governments have historically rewarded people for buying solar
  • Some state electricity grids are coming close to reaching their limit for rooftop solar
  • Solar owners are furious with the idea, arguing they will not recoup their investment

Over the past decade, state governments have…

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