Clean Energy Manufacturing Incentive Grant Program; created. (SB1229)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Clean Energy Manufacturing Incentive Grant Program created. Repeals both the Solar Photovoltaic Manufacturing Incentive Grant Program and the Biofuels Production Incentive Grant Program to create a program that provides financial incentives to companies that manufacture or assemble equipment, systems, or products used to produce renewable or nuclear energy, or products used for energy conservation, storage, or grid efficiency purposes. To be eligible for a grant, the manufacturer must make a capital investment greater than $50 million and create at least 200 full-time jobs that pay at least the prevailing wage. A wind energy supplier must make a capital investment of greater than $10 million and create at least 30 full-time jobs that pay at least the prevailing wage to be eligible for a grant. Read the Bill »

Status

01/25/2011: Merged into SB1360

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103719D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/24/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1229)
01/25/2011Incorporated by Finance (SB1360-Stosch) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)