Ohio - HB178 - 2017

Regarding the zero-emissions nuclear resource program.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 04-11-2017
Updated On: 08-22-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Anthony DeVitis (House/Republican)

Actions (2)

  • 04-05-2017 - Introduced
  • 05-01-2017 - Refer to Committee

News (6)

As Ohio legislature regroups, power plant subsidy debate to continue - Midwest Energy News
Published by midwestenergynews.com
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:11:50 GMT

Its shareholders include Dayton Power & Light and subsidiaries of FirstEnergy, American Electric Power and Duke Energy, along with utilities in several states bordering Ohio. HB 239 and companion Senate Bill 155 would subsidize ... Fast-track treatment ...

BCS superintendent testifies in support of ZEN Legislation - The Beacon (press release)
Published by thebeacon.net
Tue, 02 May 2017 19:40:25 GMT

Guy L. Parmigian, Superintendent of Benton-Carroll-Salem Local School District in Ottawa County testified in support of HB 178 at the Ohio Statehouse today. Parmigian provided the ... "Chairman Seitz and members of Ohio House Public Utilities Committee ...

American Petroleum Institute Ohio expresses concerns over nuclear subsidies - Daily Energy Insider
Published by dailyenergyinsider.com
Thu, 11 May 2017 13:02:22 GMT

American Petroleum Institute (API) Ohio recently expressed concerns over nuclear subsidies in the energy market, such as those proposed in House Bill 178, in a press call and in testimony before the Ohio House Public Utilities Committee. “Instead of ...

FirstEnergy nuke subsidy testimony begins, $300 million a year at stake - cleveland.com
Published by cleveland.com
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:36:44 GMT

FirstEnergy is asking Ohio lawmakers to create new regulations awarding "zero emission credits," or ZECs, to its nuclear power plants, Davis-Besse east of Toledo and Perry east of Cleveland, in recognition that they do not contribute to air pollution ...

BCS might lose third of its valuation - Press Publications Inc.
Published by presspublications.com
Fri, 26 May 2017 15:28:52 GMT

With the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station located in the B-C-S district, the combined loss to the district in property tax and state revenues would be about $5.3 million, Keeton testified recently to members of the Ohio Senate Primary and Secondary ...

National nuclear, gas interests target Ohio plant subsidy debate - Utility Dive
Published by utilitydive.com
Fri, 09 Jun 2017 13:23:42 GMT

National energy interests have the Ohio nuclear subsidy debate in their crosshairs. The American Petroleum Institute testified before the Ohio Senate Public Utilities Committee earlier this week against legislation that would create a subsidy for ...