Electric utility regulation; solar energy. (HB392)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electric utility regulation; solar energy. Declares that it is in the public interest for the electrical supply of the Commonwealth to include at least 10 percent electricity derived from sunlight from facilities located in the Commonwealth, including distributed generation facilities owned or operated by or on behalf of customers. The measure also increases, from 500 megawatts to 15,000 megawatts, the aggregate rated capacity of solar energy generation facilities located in the Commonwealth as to which their construction or purchase by a utility is in the public interest. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/05/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101858D
01/05/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/11/2018Impact statement from SCC (HB392)
01/23/2018Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #3
01/30/2018Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 6-N)
02/13/2018Left in Commerce and Labor