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  • NJ A1759
  • Establishes renewable energy portfolio standards.
Introduced
(1/27/2016)
In Committee
(1/27/2016)
Crossed OverPassedSignedDead/Failed/Vetoed
2016-2017 Regular Session
This bill requires a certain percentage of the electricity sold in this State to be from Class I renewable energy. The percentage of electricity sold in this State that is from Class I renewable energy is to increase once every five energy years between energy years 2015 and 2050. Beginning with energy year 2015, 11 percent of the electricity sold in this State is to be from Class I renewable energy. By energy year 2050, 80 percent of the electricity sold in this State is to be from Class I renewable energy. Further, the bill requires a certain percentage of the electricity sold in this State to be from solar energy. By energy year 2030, 13.849% of the electricity sold in this State is to be from solar energy. Class I renewable energy includes solar energy.
Telecommunications and Utilities
Introduced, Referred to Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee  (on 1/27/2016)
 
 

Date Chamber Action Description
1/27/2016 A Introduced, Referred to Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee
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