Content Category: Policy Watch
U.S. Bureau Of Land Management Proposes New Rule To Spur Solar Development On Public Land
on 26 Sep 2014 by SI Staff email the content item print the content item
The U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has proposed new regulations intended to promote the use of "designated leasing areas" for solar and wind energy development [read more]
Minnesota PUC Green-Lights Xcel's Community Solar Gardens Program
on 23 Sep 2014 by Michael Puttre email the content item print the content item
As expected, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has approved Xcel Energy's Community Solar Garden (CSG) program, with some minor modifications. Sara Bergan, an energy law attorney in the Minneapolis [read more]
White House Issues Executive Actions On Solar Power
on 19 Sep 2014 by SI Staff email the content item print the content item
The Obama administration has issued a series of executive actions designed to advance solar energy in the U.S., including a new website to coordinate federal solar deployment. The executive actions [read more]
Study Showcases Effective State Renewable Energy Policies To Help Meet Pending EPA Rules
on 11 Sep 2014 by SI Staff email the content item print the content item
A new study spotlights state renewable energy and energy-efficiency programs that could be adopted by their neighbors to improve their economies and reduce emissions cost-effectively. The study, produced by Stanford [read more]
White House Picks Colette Honorable To Join FERC
on 02 Sep 2014 by SI Staff email the content item print the content item
President Barack Obama has announced his intention to nominate Colette Honorable as a commissioner of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Honorable currently is commissioner and chair of the Arkansas [read more]
N.Y. Property Tax Exemption For Renewables Bill Ready For Signature
on 26 Aug 2014 by SI Staff email the content item print the content item
In a move that is expected to boost renewable energy in the state, the New York legislature has sent Gov. Andrew Cuomo a bill (A.09446) that would extend property tax [read more]
California Legislature Passes Streamlined Solar Permitting Bill
on 21 Aug 2014 by SI Staff email the content item print the content item
A bill establishing a streamlined permitting and inspection procedure for small, residential solar energy systems has passed out of the California State Assembly. Assembly Bill 2188 requires municipalities, in consultation [read more]
Minnesota PUC Passes On Value Of Solar, But Likely Not For Long
on 12 Aug 2014 by Michael Puttre email the content item print the content item
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has taken the bold step of devising a rate based on a value of solar (VOS) calculation, which aims to take the various practical [read more]
States Dangle Property Tax Abatements To Draw New Solar Customers
on 07 Aug 2014 by Mark Del Franco email the content item print the content item
Several states are using property tax abatement programs to sweeten the deal for businesses and homeowners installing solar projects. In fact, 38 states currently offer some type of program aimed [read more]
Solar Supporters In California Rally Around Red-Tape-Cutting Rooftop PV Permit Bill
on 05 Aug 2014 by Michael Puttre email the content item print the content item
Solar advocates are pressing the California State Legislature for the passage of a bill that will revamp residential solar photovoltaic permitting processes with an eye toward standardizing and streamlining them. [read more]
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