New Jersey Interconnection


New setting requirements related to the installation and operation of inverter-based DER in JCP&L's service territory - Inverter Settings. In addition, a new battery application adddendum is available for applications, including battery storage - Battery Addendum

Interconnect Small Generation to the Distribution System

The application process below is available to all Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) customers that generate electricity on the customer’s side of the meter, including third parties developing a project under the Community Solar Pilot Program.  This process is to be used by customers using renewable energy sources that are eligible for net metering, as well as, those customers that are not using renewable energy sources.

Solar Accommodation Map, commonly referred to as the Hosting Capacity Map, is available for JCP&L distribution circuits to help guide developers to locations that may be able to accommodate commercial or utility scale photovoltaic generation locations. 

Please reference the NJ Administrative code N.J.A.C. 14:8 for more information regarding renewable energy generation and net metering requirements.*.

Below are steps to help guide you through the Interconnection Process.

Customer Application Submission
Company Review & Conditional Approval
Construction & Final Approvals

 Submit Applications and Fees or Questions

Jersey Central Power
& Light

Interconnection Portal Admin 

Request Username & Password
or Call: 973-401-8830

Application & Fees 


Fax:     330-315-8651

Jersey Central Power & Light
Attn: Interconnection Coordinator - Engineering Department
300 Madison Ave
PO Box 1911
Morristown, NJ 07962-1911 


General Questions

Technical and Policy 

General Meter & Billing
Customer Service - 800-662-3115

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