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S 2381 - Electric Generation Facilities Pilot Program - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Electric Generation Facilities Pilot Program

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (21-6) - (Key vote)

Title: Electric Generation Facilities Pilot Program

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that establishes a long-term capacity agreement pilot.

Highlights:
  • Establishes a schedule and requirements to support the commencement of the long-term capacity agreement pilot program (LCAPP) including, but not limited to, the following (Sec. 3):
    • Requires that the Board of Public Utilities initiate and complete a proceeding no later than 60 days after the effective date resulting in a standard offer capacity agreement (SOCA), to be awarded and executed no later than 30 days after approval;
    • Requires that the board retain an agent, approved by the board, to administer the LCAPP;
    • Requires that the board provide an opportunity for comment and public hearing, addressing requirements for the LCAPP; and
    • Requires that the board establish criteria associated with the prequalification of eligible generators for participation in the LCAPP through a demonstration of environmental, economic, and community benefits.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (57-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Electric Generation Facilities Pilot Program

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a long-term capacity agreement pilot.

Highlights:
  • Establishes a schedule and requirements to support the commencement of the long-term capacity agreement pilot program (LCAPP) including, but not limited to, the following (Sec. 3):
    • Requires that the Board of Public Utilities initiate and complete a proceeding no later than 60 days after the effective date resulting in a standard offer capacity agreement (SOCA), to be awarded and executed no later than 30 days after approval;
    • Requires that the board retain an agent, approved by the board, to administer the LCAPP;
    • Requires that the board provide an opportunity for comment and public hearing, addressing requirements for the LCAPP; and
    • Requires that the board establish criteria associated with the prequalification of eligible generators for participation in the LCAPP through a demonstration of environmental, economic, and community benefits.
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (25-10) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Establishing pilot program to promote construction of electric generation facilities

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