assembly Bill A2710

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the rates paid for net-metering technology

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May 12, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.579
May 10, 2016 reported
Feb 25, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 06, 2016 referred to energy
Feb 10, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 20, 2015 referred to energy

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A2710 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3917
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง66-j, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6367, S2383
2017-2018: A592

A2710 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the rates paid for net-metering; makes the rates paid by micro-combined heat and power or fuel cell customer-generators the same as other customer-generators.

A2710 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2710

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. PAULIN, BRINDISI, ENGLEBRIGHT, HEVESI, ABINANTI,
  BARRETT, CROUCH, GALEF, JAFFEE, LAVINE, LUPARDO, OTIS, QUART, ROBERTS,
  ROSENTHAL, SCHIMMINGER, SKARTADOS, WEPRIN, KAVANAGH -- Multi-Sponsored
  by -- M. of A. BRENNAN, COLTON,  CORWIN,  GLICK,  GOTTFRIED,  HEASTIE,
  LOPEZ, MAGEE, PERRY, THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Energy

AN  ACT  to  amend the public service law, in relation to the rates paid
  for micro-combined heat and power or fuel cell customer-generators

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (b)  of  subdivision  4 of section 66-j of the
public service law, as amended by chapter 494 of the laws  of  2014,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  In the event that the amount of electricity produced by a custom-
er-generator during the billing period exceeds the amount of electricity
used by the customer-generator, the corporation shall apply a credit  to
the  next  bill  for service to the customer-generator for the net elec-
tricity provided at the  same  rate  per  kilowatt  hour  applicable  to
service  provided  to other customers in the same service class which do
not generate electricity onsite, except  for  [micro-combined  heat  and
power  or fuel cell customer-generators or] farm waste generating equip-
ment customer-generators as described in subparagraph (ix) of  paragraph
(a)  of  subdivision  one  of  this section, who will be credited at the
corporation's  avoided  costs.  The  avoided  cost  credit  provided  to
[micro-combined heat and power or fuel cell customer-generators or] farm
waste  generating equipment customer-generators as described in subpara-
graph (ix) of paragraph (a) of subdivision one of this section shall  be
treated  for  ratemaking  purposes  as  a purchase of electricity in the
market that is includable in commodity costs.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07458-01-5

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