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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to energy and telecommunications|
|Apr 19, 2013||referred to energy and telecommunications|
senate Bill S4722
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee
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S4722 - Details
S4722 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4722 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public service law, in relation to neighborhood net energy metering PURPOSE: Establishes provisions for the net energy metering of neighborhood electricity usage. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1- Amends the public service law to add a new section 66-n to set up the provisions for neighborhood net metering including definitions. The bill provides that a neighborhood net metering facility is a facility owned by or serves the energy needs of a group of ten or more residential customers that reside in a single neighborhood and are served by a single electric corporation. The bill further sets forth for the allocation of net metering credits, the capacity limits, require the reporting by the electric corporation of the size and generation type and further authorizes the department of public service to promulgate and rules or regulations necessary. Section 2- Contains the effective date.
S4722 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4722 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 19, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Energy and Telecommuni- cations AN ACT to amend the public service law, in relation to neighborhood net energy metering THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public service law is amended by adding a new section 66-n to read as follows: S 66-N. NEIGHBORHOOD NET ENERGY METERING. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: (A) "AGRICULTURAL NET METERING FACILITY" MEANS A RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATING FACILITY THAT IS OPERATED AS PART OF AN AGRICULTURAL BUSI- NESS, GENERATES ELECTRICITY, DOES NOT HAVE A GENERATION CAPACITY OF MORE THAN TWO MEGAWATTS, IS LOCATED AND USED ON LAND USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED ONE OF THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, AND IS USED TO PROVIDE ENERGY TO METERED ACCOUNTS OF THE BUSINESS. (B) "BILLING PERIOD" MEANS THE PERIOD OF TIME SET FORTH IN AN ELECTRIC CORPORATION'S TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR WHICH SUCH CORPORATION BILLS A CUSTOMER FOR ITS ELECTRICITY CONSUMED OR ESTIMATED TO HAVE BEEN CONSUMED. (C) "CLASS I NET METERING FACILITY" MEANS A PLANT OR EQUIPMENT THAT IS USED TO PRODUCE, MANUFACTURE OR OTHERWISE GENERATE ELECTRICITY, THAT IS NOT A TRANSMISSION FACILITY AND THAT HAS A DESIGN CAPACITY OF SIXTY KILOWATTS OR LESS. (D) "CLASS II NET METERING FACILITY" MEANS AN AGRICULTURAL NET METER- ING FACILITY, SOLAR NET METERING FACILITY OR WIND NET METERING FACILITY WITH A GENERATING CAPACITY OF MORE THAN SIXTY KILOWATTS BUT LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO ONE MEGAWATT. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10298-01-3
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