Electric energy; consumption reduction goal, annual progress reports. (HB1465)

Introduced By

Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electric energy consumption reduction goal; progress reports. Directs the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, in consultation with the staff of the State Corporation Commission, to report annually, commencing no later than December 15, 2018, on the progress the Commonwealth is making toward meeting the goal adopted in 2007 of reducing the consumption of electric energy by retail customers by the year 2022 by an amount equal to 10 percent of the amount of electric energy consumed by retail customers in 2006. The bill requires the reports to be made to the General Assembly and the Governor's Executive Committee on Energy Efficiency (the Committee) or, if the Committee ceases operations, to the Governor. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101751D
12/07/2016Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/12/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1465)
01/17/2017Assigned C & L sub: Special Subcommittee on Energy
01/31/2017Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/08/2017Left in Commerce and Labor

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB990.