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2015 Regular Session



Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Qualifying Biomass

Sponsored by:

Delegate Young, K.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Limiting the eligibility of qualifying biomass as a Tier 1 renewable source for the purposes of the renewable energy portfolio standard to qualifying biomass used at a generation unit that started commercial operation on or after January 1, 2005, and that achieves a total system efficiency of 65% or more; defining specified terms; altering specified terms; etc.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegate K. Young
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0747 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Alternative Energy Sources
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Power Plants
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(7-701, 7-704)

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October 24, 2017 4:42 P.M.