HB17-1299 - Transportation Legislation Review Committee Interim Hearing Electric Utility Energy Storage

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning a transportation legislation review committee hearing on the integration of energy storage into the electric resource planning process for public utilities.

The bill directs the transportation legislation review committee (TLRC) to conduct a hearing during the 2017 interim on the potential economic benefits and costs of energy storage systems (e.g., batteries, heat sinks, pumped storage hydroelectric systems) that an electric utility may incorporate into its electric resource acquisition plans.

The hearing must take place on or before December 1, 2017.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Latest update: April 26, 2017
04/26/2017 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
04/19/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
04/17/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/11/2017 - House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
04/05/2017 - House Committee on Transportation & Energy Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
03/27/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Transportation & Energy