assembly Bill A8921A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the energy storage deployment policy

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 05, 2018 signed chap.324
Oct 24, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.46
substituted for s7318a
Jun 06, 2018 committed to rules
returned to senate
repassed assembly
May 14, 2018 amended on third reading 8921a
May 14, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to assembly
recalled from senate
Apr 25, 2018 referred to energy and telecommunications
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 19, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.750
Apr 17, 2018 reported
Feb 28, 2018 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 08, 2018 referred to energy

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A8921 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7318
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §74, Pub Serv L; amd §1020-ii, Pub Auth L

A8921 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the energy storage deployment policy.

A8921 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8921

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 8, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Energy

AN  ACT  to amend the public service law and the public authorities law,
  in relation to establishing the energy storage deployment policy

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

  Section 1. Section 74 of the public service law, as added by a chapter
of  the  laws  of  2017  amending  the public service law and the public
authorities law relating to establishing the energy  storage  deployment
program,  as  proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 5190 and A. 6571,
is amended to read as follows:
  § 74. Energy storage deployment [program] POLICY. 1. [(a)] As used  in
this  section  "qualified energy storage system" shall mean commercially
available technology that is capable of absorbing energy, storing it for
a period of time, and thereafter dispatching the  energy[.  A  qualified
energy  storage  system  shall  be  cost-effective and either assist the
integration of variable energy resources, reduce emissions of greenhouse
gases, reduce demand for peak electrical generation, defer or substitute
for an investment in generation, transmission, or  distribution  assets,
or  improve  the  reliable  operation  of the electrical transmission or
distribution grid.
  (b) A qualified energy storage system shall do  one  or  more  of  the
following:  (i) use] USING mechanical, chemical, or thermal processes to
store energy that was generated at one time for use at  a  later  time[;
(ii)  store  thermal  energy  for direct use for heating or cooling at a
later time in a manner that avoids the need to use electricity  at  that
later  time;  (iii)  use  mechanical,  chemical, or thermal processes to
store energy generated from renewable resources for use at a later time;
or (iv) use mechanical, chemical, or thermal processes to  store  energy
generated  from  mechanical processes that would otherwise be wasted for
delivery at a later time].
  2. [Within ninety days of the effective  date  of  this  section,  the
commission  shall  commence a proceeding to establish the energy storage
deployment program to encourage the  installation  of  qualified  energy

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A8921A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7318
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §74, Pub Serv L; amd §1020-ii, Pub Auth L

A8921A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the energy storage deployment policy.

A8921A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8921--A
                                                        Cal. No. 750

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 8, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. PAULIN, OTIS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  ENGLEBRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee  on  Energy  --
  advanced  to  a third reading, passed by Assembly and delivered to the
  Senate, recalled from the Senate,  vote  reconsidered,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to amend the public service law and the public authorities law,
  in relation to establishing the energy storage deployment policy

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

  Section  1.  Section 74 of the public service law, as added by chapter
415 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  § 74. Energy storage deployment [program] POLICY. 1. [(a)] As used  in
this  section  "qualified energy storage system" shall mean commercially
available technology that is capable of absorbing energy, storing it for
a period of time, and thereafter dispatching the  energy[.  A  qualified
energy  storage  system  shall  be  cost-effective and either assist the
integration of variable energy resources, reduce emissions of greenhouse
gases, reduce demand for peak electrical generation, defer or substitute
for an investment in generation, transmission, or  distribution  assets,
or  improve  the  reliable  operation  of the electrical transmission or
distribution grid.
  (b) A qualified energy storage system shall do  one  or  more  of  the
following:  (i) use] USING mechanical, chemical, or thermal processes to
store energy that was generated at one time for use at  a  later  time[;
(ii)  store  thermal  energy  for direct use for heating or cooling at a
later time in a manner that avoids the need to use electricity  at  that
later  time;  (iii)  use  mechanical,  chemical, or thermal processes to
store energy generated from renewable resources for use at a later time;
or (iv) use mechanical, chemical, or thermal processes to  store  energy
generated  from  mechanical processes that would otherwise be wasted for
delivery at a later time].
  2. [Within ninety days of the effective  date  of  this  section,  the
commission  shall  commence a proceeding to establish the energy storage
deployment program to encourage the  installation  of  qualified  energy

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