Use biomass/biogas to generate your own power and sell it to SaskPower with the Power Generation Partner Program.
- Biomass generation projects must be 100 kW up to and including 1 MW.
- You can submit applications for more than one project. But the total power generated from all renewable projects must be 1 MW or less.
2020 Priority Location Map
Our map highlights areas where we’ll select 2020 projects first. Please review this map before submitting an application.
Along with your system cost, you’re also responsible for these program costs:
Application Fee (Non-refundable)
|$315 (GST included)
|Interconnection Study Fee (Non-refundable)||$1050 (GST included)|
|Interconnection Costs||$170,000/MW and $43,000/KM|
|Operation and Maintenance Cost||1.25% of the project’s total interconnection costs (2% annual escalation)|
|Electrical Inspection||Once accepted into the program, you’re responsible for your own electrical inspection.|
|Power Supply Rate||Electricity consumed by the Project's generation facility will be charged under the applicable rate code.|
*additional information on program costs are found in the Program Guidelines.
You must submit a bid price along with your project application. Your bid price is the amount that you'll be paid for the energy you generate.
For renewable projects, your bid price can’t be more than $98.30/MWh.
Note: We'll use your bid price during the program selection process.
Program and Technical Requirements
To apply for the program, you must meet all the requirements. This is why you need to meet with us or call us to review:
- Eligibility criteria;
- The application process;
- Project timelines; and
- Technical Requirements.
We’re only accepting applications starting on Oct. 22, 2020 at 10 am, and all submissions must be received by SaskPower prior to Oct 30, 2020 at 11:59 pm.
You must meet with us prior to applying. Book a pre-application meeting before Oct 2nd.
Not all applications will be successful.
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