senate Bill S7318A

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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Actions

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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 20, 2018 substituted by a8921a
May 14, 2018 amended on third reading 7318a
Feb 28, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
passed senate
Jan 08, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.46
Jan 05, 2018 referred to rules

Votes

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Jan 8, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S7318
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S7318 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8921
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §74, Pub Serv L; amd §1020-ii, Pub Auth L

S7318 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the energy storage deployment policy.

S7318 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7318 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7318

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

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

S7318A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8921
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §74, Pub Serv L; amd §1020-ii, Pub Auth L

S7318A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the energy storage deployment policy.

S7318A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7318A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7318--A
    Cal. No. 46

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules -- reported  favora-
  bly from said committee, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate,
  vote  reconsidered,  restored  to  third  reading, amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in 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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