Nebraska - LB610 - 2017

Adopt the Community Solar Energy Economic Development Act

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Financing and Financial Incentives

Added On: 04-11-2017
Updated On: 01-17-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Rick Kolowski

Actions (5)

  • 01-18-2017 - Date of introduction
  • 01-20-2017 - Referred to Natural Resources Committee
  • 01-24-2017 - Notice of hearing for February 22, 2017
  • 01-03-2018 - Title printed. Carryover bill
  • 04-18-2018 - Indefinitely postponed

News (2)

Nebraska lawmakers introduce bills that would end public power companies' monopoly, use of eminent domain - Omaha World-Herald
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 06:03:47 GMT

Language in the bill described such transparency as “vital” given that ratepayers here “have no choice about their source of electricity, there is no electric state review process in the state of Nebraska, and customer-owners have limited ability to ...

Nebraska bills would allow more community solar, tap lottery for funding - Midwest Energy News
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:03:16 GMT

LB 610 would explicitly allow the Nebraska Environmental Trust to consider issuing grants to community solar projects. The trust's funds, coming from a portion of the state's lottery proceeds, amount to roughly $16 million yearly. Ken Winston drafted ...