Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to energy and telecommunications
|Jan 27, 2021||
referred to energy and telecommunications
Senate Bill S3032
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S3032 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S3032 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides the New York power authority with the right of first offer and refusal for acquiring any renewable generation facility, renewable energy generation project and any power or energy created by a renewable generation facility or renewable energy generation project; bans non-state run energy services companies; allows the New York power authority to take over and operate as an energy services company.
2021-S3032 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3032 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law and the public service law, in relation to providing the New York power authority with the right of first offer and refusal for certain renewable generation facilities and any power or energy created by such renewable generation facilities; bans energy services companies; and to repeal certain provisions of the general business law relating thereto PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To provide the right of first refusal on renewable energy projects to the New York Power Authority and to ban energy services companies. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Section 1005 of the public authorities law by adding a new subdivision 28 which grants the New York Public Power Authority
2021-S3032 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3032 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 27, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. PARKER, GIANARIS, SALAZAR, SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Energy and Telecommunications AN ACT to amend the public authorities law and the public service law, in relation to providing the New York power authority with the right of first offer and refusal for certain renewable generation facilities and any power or energy created by such renewable generation facili- ties; bans energy services companies; and to repeal certain provisions of the general business law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1005 of the public authorities law is amended by adding two new subdivisions 28 and 29 to read as follows: 28. (A) TO PURCHASE, FINANCE, PLAN, DESIGN, ENGINEER, ACQUIRE, CONSTRUCT, OPERATE OR MANAGE ANY RENEWABLE GENERATION FACILITY, RENEWA- BLE ENERGY GENERATING PROJECT, BATTERY ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEMS, RENEWABLE THERMAL ENERGY TECHNOLOGY SUCH AS HEAT PUMPS, SOLAR THERMAL, OR OTHER HEATING OR COOLING TECHNOLOGIES USING RENEWABLE SOURCES OF ENERGY THAT DO NOT EMIT GREENHOUSE GASES, OR ANY POWER OR ENERGY CREATED BY A RENEW- ABLE GENERATION FACILITY OR RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATION PROJECT UNDER THE RIGHT OF FIRST OFFER AND REFUSAL ESTABLISHED UNDER SECTION TWENTY- EIGHT OF THE PUBLIC SERVICE LAW. (B) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, "RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATING PROJECT" SHALL MEAN A PROJECT THAT GENERATES POWER AND ENERGY BY MEANS OF RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES, OR THAT STORES AND SUPPLIES POWER AND ENERGY GENERATED BY MEANS OF RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES, AND INCLUDES THE CONSTRUCTION, INSTALLATION AND/OR OPERATION OF ANCILLARY FACILITIES OR EQUIPMENT DONE IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SUCH RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERAT- ING PROJECTS, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT SUCH TERM SHALL NOT INCLUDE THE AUTHORITY'S SAINT LAWRENCE HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT OR NIAGARA HYDROELEC- TRIC PROJECT. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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