2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 796
Sponsored By:
Delegates Barve, Conway, Gaines, and Kramer
Renewable Portfolio Standard - Solar - Small Solar On-Site Generators and Solar Water Heating Systems


Requiring that a specified percentage of the renewable energy portfolio standard for solar be from small solar on-site generators under specified circumstances; requiring an electricity supplier to purchase solar renewable energy credits from small solar on-site generators each year before purchasing solar renewable energy credits produced from other generating facilities in order to meet a specified requirement; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 3/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Alternative Energy Sources
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Heating and Cooling
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utilities
( 7-701 , 7-701 , 7-703 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters