Nevada - SB 204 - 2017

Relating to energy; requiring the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada to investigate and establish a requirement for certain electric utilities to procure energy storage systems if certain criteria are satisfied; requiring energy storage systems procured by an electric utility to satisfy such requirements to meet certain criteria; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Added On: 02-28-2017
Updated On: 05-27-2017
Status: Passed Both Chambers
Primary Sponsors: Kelvin Atkinson (Senate/Democratic), Pat Spearman (Senate/Democratic)

Actions (15)

  • 02-22-2017 - Read first time. Referred to Committee on Commerce, Labor and Energy. To printer.
  • 02-23-2017 - From printer. To committee.
  • 04-21-2017 - Placed on Second Reading File.
  • 04-21-2017 - Read second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 572.) To printer.
  • 04-21-2017 - From committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
  • 04-24-2017 - Read third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved, as amended. (Yeas: 21, Nays: None.) To Assembly.
  • 04-24-2017 - From printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint .
  • 04-25-2017 - In Assembly.
  • 04-25-2017 - Read first time. Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor. To committee.
  • 05-17-2017 - From committee: Do pass.
  • 05-18-2017 - Read second time.
  • 05-19-2017 - Taken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
  • 05-22-2017 - Read third time. Passed. Title approved. (Yeas: 39, Nays: 2, Excused: 1.) To Senate.
  • 05-23-2017 - In Senate. To enrollment.
  • 05-25-2017 - Enrolled and delivered to Governor.

Votes (2)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
04-24-2017Senate Final PassageSenate2100yes
05-22-2017Assembly Final PassageAssembly3921yes

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News (2)

Nevada Senate clears trio of energy bills on storage, efficiency, utility planning - Utility Dive
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:10:39 GMT

Nevada state Senators have passed three clean energy bills aiming to support advanced technologies, including Senate Bill 150 which would require meeting 1.5% of sales with energy efficiency from 2021-2025. Senate Bill 204 would direct state regulators ...

Nevada Senate passes daily double of pro-solar bills unanimously - pv magazine USA
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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:00:44 GMT

In a state most well-known for being the gambling capital of the United States, Nevada's Senate just laid a daily double at the door of the Assembly as the Silver State tries to revive a rooftop solar industry that has struggled for the past two years ...

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