2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 516
Public utilities; voluntary portfolio standard goals for renewable energy; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 46 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to public utilities, so as to provide for the establishment of voluntary portfolio standard goals for renewable energy; to provide for legislative intent and purpose; to provide for definitions; to provide for reports, incentives, penalties, and rules and regulations; to provide for a renewable energy credits trading program; to provide for a registry of producers of renewable energy in this state; to amend Code Section 50-23-4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to definitions concerning the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority, so as to include in the definition of "project" renewable energy facilities such that the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority may issue bonds to finance such projects; and for other purposes.
Mar/14/2011 - House Second Readers
Mar/11/2011 - House First Readers
Mar/10/2011 - House Hopper