To be eligible for the FIT Program, your project must:
•be located in Ontario, at a location over which you have control
•use one of the eligible renewable energy sources, which are biogas, biomass, landfill gas, on-shore or off-shore wind, solar PV and waterpower
•connect to an eligible local distribution system, host facility or the IESO-controlled grid
•be separately metered for data collection and settlement purposes
•comply with the agricultural land restrictions, in the case of ground-mounted solar PV projects greater than 100 kW. Click here for information about agricultural land restrictions.
Your project is not eligible for the FIT Program if it:
•is greater than 50 megawatts (MW) if it is a waterpower project
•is greater than 10 MW if it is a solar PV ground-mounted project
•has an existing OPA contract. Please note that there are options to allow certain projects with a RESOP contract to transition to the FIT and microFIT Programs (click here for more details).