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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2016||referred to energy and telecommunications|
|May 14, 2015||referred to energy and telecommunications|
senate Bill S5527
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
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S5527 (ACTIVE) - Details
S5527 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S5527 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the energy law, in relation to establishing a one hundred percent energy system by two thousand thirty PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish a goal of achieving a one hundred percent clean energy system by two thousand thirty, with zero net greenhouse gas emissions. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 6-104 of the energy law, as added by chapter 433 of the laws of 2009, is amended. Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subsection 1 of 6-104 establishes and details the plan, including the goal, the discontinuance of nuclear power by two thousand thirty, divestments, requirement of details for set goals, and other measures for meeting goals. Section 1. Paragraph (b) of section subsection 1 of 6-104 relates to the use of fossil fuels, natural gas, oil, and petroleum products, and their implementation with regards to the extent by which they are incorporate the discontinued use of such fuels by two thousand thirty.
S5527 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5527 2015-2016 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 14, 2015 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Energy and Telecommuni- cations AN ACT to amend the energy law, in relation to establishing a one hundred percent energy system by two thousand thirty THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 6-104 of the energy law, as added by chapter 433 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows: 1. The board shall adopt a state energy plan in accordance with the provisions of this article. (A) THE PLAN SHALL: (I) ESTABLISH A GOAL OF ACHIEVING A ONE HUNDRED PERCENT CLEAN ENERGY SYSTEM BY TWO THOUSAND THIRTY, WITH ZERO NET GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS; (II) PROVIDE FOR THE DISCONTINUANCE OF NUCLEAR POWER BY TWO THOUSAND THIRTY; (III) PROVIDE FOR THE DISCONTINUANCE OF STATE INVESTMENT IN, AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF, INFRASTRUCTURE RELATED TO THE DISTRIBUTION, PROCESSING, STORAGE, OR EXTRACTION OF FOSSIL FUELS OR NEW PERMITS RELATED TO SUCH USE; (IV) INCLUDE, IN FIVE YEAR INCREMENTS, DETAILED BENCHMARKS AND STEPS REQUIRED TO ACHIEVE THE GOAL OF A ONE HUNDRED PERCENT CLEAN RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEM BY TWO THOUSAND THIRTY; AND (V) INCORPORATE MEASURES RELATED TO REDUCTION IN ENERGY USE, INCREASED ENERGY CONSERVATION, AND IMPROVEMENTS IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY. (B) ANY PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER RELATING TO THE USE OF FOSSIL FUELS, NATURAL GAS, OIL, COAL AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS SHALL BE IMPLE- MENTED ONLY TO THE EXTENT THAT THEY INCORPORATE THE DISCONTINUED USE OF SUCH FUELS BY TWO THOUSAND THIRTY. (C) THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL SUPERSEDE ANY INCONSIST- ENT PROVISIONS CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10657-01-5
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