senate Bill S5429A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to net energy metering of electric generating facilities; repealer

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Jan 17, 2014 print number 5429a
amend and recommit to energy and telecommunications
Jan 08, 2014 referred to energy and telecommunications
Jun 04, 2013 reported and committed to finance
May 16, 2013 referred to energy and telecommunications

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S5429 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§66-j - 66-l, add §66-j, Pub Serv L; amd §§1020-g & 1020-cc, rpld §1854 sub 10-a, Pub Auth L; amd §19-0921, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A10565

S5429 - Summary

Relates to net energy metering of electric generating facilities.

S5429 - Sponsor Memo

S5429 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5429

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- 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, the public authorities law and
  the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  net  metering  of
  electric  generating  facilities;  to repeal sections 66-j and 66-l of
  the public service law relating to net metering of certain residential
  and non-residential electric generating systems; and to repeal section
  66-k of the public service law and subdivision 10-a of section 1854 of
  the public authorities law relating to sulfur dioxide trading credits

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Sections 66-j, 66-k and 66-l of the public service law are
REPEALED and a new section 66-j is added to read as follows:
  S 66-J. NET ENERGY  METERING  FOR  SOLAR,  WIND,  MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC,
MICRO-COMBINED  HEAT  AND POWER AND FUEL CELL ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIP-
MENT.  1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN  THIS  SECTION,  THE  FOLLOWING  TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "CUSTOMER-GENERATOR" MEANS: (I) A RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER OF AN ELEC-
TRIC CORPORATION, WHO LOCATES AND USES SOLAR, WIND, MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC,
COMBINED  HEAT  AND  POWER OR FUEL CELL ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT AT
HIS OR HER PREMISES; (II) A  FARM  OPERATION  CUSTOMER  OF  AN  ELECTRIC
CORPORATION, WHICH LOCATES AND USES FARM WASTE OR WIND ELECTRIC GENERAT-
ING  EQUIPMENT AT THE CUSTOMER'S FARM OPERATION, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED
IN SUBDIVISION ELEVEN OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED ONE  OF  THE  AGRICULTURE
AND  MARKETS  LAW;  AND  (III) A NON-RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER OF AN ELECTRIC
CORPORATION, WHICH LOCATES AND USES SOLAR, WIND, MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC  OR
FUEL CELL ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT AT ITS PREMISES.
  (B) "NET ENERGY METER" MEANS A METER THAT MEASURES THE REVERSE FLOW OF
ELECTRICITY  TO REGISTER THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLIED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04241-02-3

Co-Sponsors

S5429A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§66-j - 66-l, add §66-j, Pub Serv L; amd §§1020-g & 1020-cc, rpld §1854 sub 10-a, Pub Auth L; amd §19-0921, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A10565

S5429A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to net energy metering of electric generating facilities.

S5429A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5429A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 5429--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. MAZIARZ, FELDER, PARKER, SAMPSON -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Energy and Telecommunications -- recommitted to the Committee on Ener-
  gy  and Telecommunications in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the public service law, the public authorities law and
  the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  net  metering  of
  electric  generating  facilities;  to repeal sections 66-j and 66-l of
  the public service law relating to net metering of certain residential
  and non-residential electric generating systems; and to repeal section
  66-k of the public service law and subdivision 10-a of section 1854 of
  the public authorities law relating to sulfur dioxide trading credits

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Sections 66-j, 66-k and 66-l of the public service law are
REPEALED and a new section 66-j is added to read as follows:
  S 66-J. NET ENERGY  METERING  FOR  SOLAR,  WIND,  MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC,
MICRO-COMBINED  HEAT  AND POWER AND FUEL CELL ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIP-
MENT.  1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN  THIS  SECTION,  THE  FOLLOWING  TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "CUSTOMER-GENERATOR" MEANS: (I) A RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER OF AN ELEC-
TRIC CORPORATION, WHO LOCATES AND USES SOLAR, WIND, MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC,
COMBINED  HEAT  AND  POWER OR FUEL CELL ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT AT
HIS OR HER PREMISES; (II) A  FARM  OPERATION  CUSTOMER  OF  AN  ELECTRIC
CORPORATION, WHICH LOCATES AND USES FARM WASTE OR WIND ELECTRIC GENERAT-
ING  EQUIPMENT AT THE CUSTOMER'S FARM OPERATION, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED
IN SUBDIVISION ELEVEN OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED ONE  OF  THE  AGRICULTURE
AND  MARKETS  LAW;  AND  (III) A NON-RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER OF AN ELECTRIC
CORPORATION, WHICH LOCATES AND USES SOLAR, WIND, MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC  OR
FUEL CELL ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT AT ITS PREMISES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04241-08-4

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