Electric utilities; new generation sources. (HB975)

Introduced By

Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electric utilities; new generation sources. Prohibits the State Corporation Commission from issuing a certificate of public convenience and necessity for the construction on or after January 1, 2018, of an electric generating facility unless at least 20 percent of the rated capacity of all electric generation facilities approved in that calendar year, including the facility for which the certificate is requested, will be based on the capacity of the facility or facilities to generate electric power from a renewable energy source. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103689D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/16/2018Impact statement from SCC (HB975)
01/23/2018Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #3
02/06/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 3-N)
02/13/2018Left in Commerce and Labor