2011 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Bill Title:||Relating to energy; appropriating money; and declaring an emergency.|
Directs State Department of Energy to establish clean energy deployment program to provide grants and loans to support energy efficiency or clean energy projects, including projects to weatherize, upgrade or retrofit public schools.
Provides for establishment of pilot program within clean energy deployment program. Sunsets pilot program on June 30, 2015. Establishes Clean Energy Deployment Fund. Continuously appropriates moneys in fund to department for purpose of establishing clean energy deployment program. Changes name of Loan Offset Grant Fund to Jobs, Energy and Schools Fund. Authorizes using moneys in fund to make, as part of program, loans or grants to school districts. Requires Public Utility Commission to submit report on energy efficiency agreements and investments to appropriate interim committee on or before December 1, 2012. Lists energy-related qualifications for use of Article XI-P bonds by school districts. Changes, from education service districts to school districts, recipient of moneys derived from public purpose charge on retail electricity consumers. Deletes provision that prohibits using moneys derived from annual assessment on energy resource suppliers to fund energy efficiency and sustainable technology loan program.] Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 467|
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|