Electric utilities; clarifies definition of energy efficiency programs. (SB160)

Introduced By

Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electric utilities; energy efficiency programs; definition. Provides that energy efficiency programs may include electrification, including measures that electrify space heating, water heating, cooling, drying, cooking, industrial processes, and other building and industrial end uses that would otherwise be served by on-site combustion of fossil fuels provided that the electrification measures reduce total on-site energy consumption. Read the Bill »


01/21/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Commerce and Labor Committee


01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100537D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/21/2022Assigned C&L sub: Energy
01/22/2022Impact statement from SCC (SB160)
01/31/2022Continued to 2023 in Commerce and Labor (13-Y 0-N 2-A) (see vote tally)