Electric utilities; closure of carbon-emitting generating units. (SB1247)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)

Progress

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

Description

Electric utilities; closure of carbon-emitting generating units. Requires each owner of a large carbon-emitting power plant to provide a facility retirement study every 18 months. The bill requires that whenever a generation asset owner makes the decision to close a plant, such owner must provide notice to relevant localities and state agencies within 14 days of making that decision. Read the Bill »

Status

01/11/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Commerce and Labor Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100754D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/2021Impact statement from SCC (SB1247)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1834.

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