Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 337
Session Year 2018


AN ACT REQUIRING THE PUBLIC UTILITIES REGULATORY AUTHORITY TO INITIATE A DOCKET TO STUDY RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS AND CONCERNING CONTRACTS FOR ELECTRICITY GENERATED FROM A BIOMASS FACILITY.

To define renewable natural gas, create a renewable portfolio standard and procurement process for renewable natural gas, to require the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority to establish a quality standard for renewable natural gas and to require the procurement of electricity generated from a biomass facility by electric distribution companies.