|01/11/19: to Natural Resources & Energy (H)
|AN ACT relating to solar energy.
|Bill Request Number
|Summary of Original Version
|Amend KRS 278.010 to define "participating third party" and "power purchase agreement" and to exclude both from the definition of "utility" and "retail electric supplier"; amend KRS 278.465 to include participating third parties and power purchase agreements in the definition of "eligible customer-generator" and "eligible electric generating facility" and to exclude both from the rated capacity limitation; amend KRS 278.466 to require the Public Service Commission to review and approve or deny power purchase agreements; authorize the commission to establish additional rules and requirements regarding participating third parties and power purchase agreements; deny power purchase agreements if the agreement results in rate increases for the retail electric supplier; require contracts for power purchase agreements to be identical to those offered to other customers; allow for eligible customer-generator installations to be transferrable; and amend KRS 278.467 to give original jurisdiction to the commission for disputes concerning power purchase agreements.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Energy - Net metering, authorization for power purchase agreements
Environment and Conservation - Power purchase agreements, solar and wind power exclusively
Fuel - Net metering, authorization for power purchase agreements
Pollution - Power purchase agreements, solar and wind power exclusively
Public Utilities - Net metering, authorization for power purchase agreements, commission review and approval
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