senate Bill S2352B

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the state energy planning board to conduct a study of the technical and economic feasibility of a one hundred percent renewable energy system

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
May 14, 2019 amended on third reading 2352b
Mar 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2019 1st report cal.170
Feb 21, 2019 print number 2352a
Feb 21, 2019 amend and recommit to energy and telecommunications
Jan 24, 2019 referred to energy and telecommunications

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Feb 27, 2019 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S2352A
6
1
committee
6
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 27, 2019

nay (1)
aye wr (2)

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S2352 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2720
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Energy Law
Laws Affected:
Add §6-110, Energy L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11275

S2352 - Summary

Directs the state energy planning board to conduct a study of the technical and economic feasibility of a one hundred percent renewable energy system and a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.

S2352 - Sponsor Memo

S2352 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2352

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- 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 directing the state ener-
  gy  planning  board  to  conduct a study of the technical and economic
  feasibility of a one hundred percent renewable  energy  system  and  a
  reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

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

  Section 1. The energy law is amended by adding a new section 6-110  to
read as follows:
  §  6-110. SUPPLEMENTAL STUDY ON THE TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC FEASIBILITY
OF A ONE HUNDRED PERCENT RENEWABLE ENERGY  SYSTEM  AND  A  REDUCTION  IN
GREENHOUSE  GAS EMISSIONS. 1. ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY, AND EVERY FOUR YEARS THEREAFTER, THE BOARD SHALL  UNDERTAKE  AND
UPDATE  A  COMPREHENSIVE  STUDY  TO DETERMINE THE TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC
FEASIBILITY OF MEETING THE FOLLOWING GOALS:
  (A) ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF  THE  ELECTRICITY  CONSUMED  IN  THE  STATE
GENERATED  BY  RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND THIR-
TY-ONE, AND, ALTERNATIVELY, THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FIFTY-ONE.
  (B) REDUCING GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS FROM ALL  ANTHROPOGENIC  SOURCES
ONE  HUNDRED PERCENT BELOW THE LEVELS OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS IN THE
YEAR NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FIFTY-ONE, WITH AN
INCREMENTAL TARGET OF AT LEAST A FIFTY PERCENT REDUCTION  IN  GREENHOUSE
GAS  EMISSIONS  BELOW THE LEVELS OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS IN THE YEAR
NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND THIRTY-ONE.
  2. SUCH STUDY SHALL INCLUDE, AT A MINIMUM, AN ASSESSMENT  OF  EACH  OF
THE FOLLOWING:
  (A)  THE  TIMING,  COSTS, ECONOMIC IMPACTS, AND FEASIBILITY ASSOCIATED
WITH PATHWAYS TO MEET THESE GOALS. IN TERMS OF THE EVALUATION OF  COSTS,
THE STUDY SHALL:

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

Co-Sponsors

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S2352A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2720
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Energy Law
Laws Affected:
Add §6-110, Energy L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11275

S2352A - Summary

Directs the state energy planning board to conduct a study of the technical and economic feasibility of a one hundred percent renewable energy system and a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.

S2352A - Sponsor Memo

S2352A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2352--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  PARKER,  BRESLIN,  COMRIE, FUNKE, HOYLMAN -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Energy  and Telecommunications -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the energy law, in relation to directing the state ener-
  gy  planning  board  to  conduct a study of the technical and economic
  feasibility of a one hundred percent renewable  energy  system  and  a
  reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

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

  Section 1. The energy law is amended by adding a new section 6-110  to
read as follows:
  §  6-110. SUPPLEMENTAL STUDY ON THE TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC FEASIBILITY
OF A ONE HUNDRED PERCENT RENEWABLE ENERGY  SYSTEM  AND  A  REDUCTION  IN
GREENHOUSE  GAS EMISSIONS. 1. ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY, AND EVERY FOUR YEARS THEREAFTER, THE BOARD SHALL  UNDERTAKE  AND
UPDATE  A  COMPREHENSIVE  STUDY  TO DETERMINE THE TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC
FEASIBILITY OF MEETING THE FOLLOWING GOALS:
  (A) ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF  THE  ELECTRICITY  CONSUMED  IN  THE  STATE
GENERATED BY RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND THIRTY,
AND, ALTERNATIVELY, THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FIFTY.
  (B)  REDUCING  GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS FROM ALL ANTHROPOGENIC SOURCES
ONE HUNDRED PERCENT BELOW THE LEVELS OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS IN  THE
YEAR  NINETEEN  HUNDRED  NINETY  BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FIFTY, WITH AN
INCREMENTAL TARGET OF AT LEAST A FIFTY PERCENT REDUCTION  IN  GREENHOUSE
GAS  EMISSIONS  BELOW THE LEVELS OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS IN THE YEAR
NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND THIRTY.
  2. SUCH STUDY SHALL INCLUDE, AT A MINIMUM, AN ASSESSMENT  OF  EACH  OF
THE FOLLOWING:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06924-03-9

Co-Sponsors

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S2352B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2720
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Energy Law
Laws Affected:
Add §6-110, Energy L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11275

S2352B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the state energy planning board to conduct a study of the technical and economic feasibility of a one hundred percent renewable energy system and a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.

S2352B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2352B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2352--B
    Cal. No. 170

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  PARKER, BIAGGI, BRESLIN, COMRIE, FUNKE, HARCKHAM,
  SAVINO, THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed  to
  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on Energy and Telecommunications --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to said committee -- reported favorably from said commit-
  tee, ordered to first and second report, ordered to a  third  reading,
  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining its place in the order of
  third reading

AN ACT to amend the energy law, in relation to directing the state ener-
  gy planning board to conduct a study of  the  technical  and  economic
  feasibility  of  a  one  hundred percent renewable energy system and a
  reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

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

  Section  1. The energy law is amended by adding a new section 6-110 to
read as follows:
  § 6-110. SUPPLEMENTAL STUDY ON THE TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC  FEASIBILITY
OF  A  ONE  HUNDRED  PERCENT  RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEM AND A REDUCTION IN
GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS. 1. ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND
TWENTY,  AND  EVERY  FOUR  YEARS THEREAFTER, THE BOARD SHALL PUBLISH AND
UPDATE A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY TO DETERMINE  THE  TECHNICAL  AND  ECONOMIC
FEASIBILITY OF MEETING THE FOLLOWING GOALS:
  (A)  ONE  HUNDRED  PERCENT  OF  THE  ELECTRICITY CONSUMED IN THE STATE
GENERATED BY RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND THIRTY,
AND, ALTERNATIVELY, THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FIFTY.
  (B) REDUCING GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS FROM ALL  ANTHROPOGENIC  SOURCES
ONE  HUNDRED PERCENT BELOW THE LEVELS OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS IN THE
YEAR NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY BY THE YEAR TWO  THOUSAND  FIFTY,  WITH  AN
INCREMENTAL  TARGET  OF AT LEAST A FIFTY PERCENT REDUCTION IN GREENHOUSE
GAS EMISSIONS BELOW THE LEVELS OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS IN  THE  YEAR
NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY BY THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND THIRTY.

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

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