Tag: Electricity

Tag: Electricity

  • The Next Zero-Emission Energy Innovation: Coal? image

    The Next Zero-Emission Energy Innovation: Coal?

    Whether or not NetPower’s bold effort in energy innovation will pay off is a big, big if, but if it does, coal may well be positioned to become the zero-emission, zero-carbon power of choice world-wide.

  • Resolution Concerning the Combined Impacts of Future EPA Regulations for Coal-Fired Power Plants image

    Resolution Concerning the Combined Impacts of Future EPA Regulations for Coal-Fired Power Plants

    WHEREAS, the United States is blessed with abundant energy resources; and WHEREAS, it is in our national interests to have a diverse and balanced energy mix that takes …

  • Resolution in Support of Electric Power Grid Modernization Principles image

    Resolution in Support of Electric Power Grid Modernization Principles

    Resolution in Support of Electric Power Grid Modernization Principles Summary Several state legislatures and state public utility commissions are examining ways to modernize their electric …

  • Resolution in Opposition to a Carbon Tax image

    Resolution in Opposition to a Carbon Tax

    WHEREAS, affordable and abundant electricity is a strategic resource that is essential to modern life, America’s economic competitiveness. WHEREAS, the application of a carbon tax to gasoline and other transportation …

  • The Market-Power Renewables Act image

    The Market-Power Renewables Act

    The Market-Power Renewables Act Section 1. Intent The legislature finds that the current system of mandated purchase of renewable energy has created negative economic and …

  • The Energy Affordability and Reliability Act image

    The Energy Affordability and Reliability Act

    Summary: This legislation requires the {Public Service Commission (PSC)/Public Utility Commission (PUC)/related agency} to evaluate economic impact, reliability, and other objectives in decisions affecting electricity supplies for …

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    Utility Construction Review Act

    Summary  ALEC’s model Utility Construction Review Act is designed to ensure adequate and reliable electric power supply at the availability of a reasonable cost through reducing risks …

  • Resolution on Mandatory Electricity Consumer Disclosure Information image

    Resolution on Mandatory Electricity Consumer Disclosure Information

    WHEREAS, many states are deregulating the generation of electricity and encouraging the formation of a competitive electricity marketplace; WHEREAS, market forces can do a better job than …

  • Power Plant Siting Act image

    Power Plant Siting Act

    Summary This Act creates a single Board that functions as the permitting authority for all governmental approvals necessary to site a Power Plant in the state. Model Policy Section 1.

  • ALEC Electricity Transmission Principles image

    ALEC Electricity Transmission Principles

    Mission Energy production and transmission are critical components of our nation’s economic infrastructure. For economic growth to continue, the expansion and protection of our electricity transmission infrastructure system must be a priority …

  • Resolution on Renewable Energy Resources in a Competitive Electricity Marketplace image

    Resolution on Renewable Energy Resources in a Competitive Electricity Marketplace

    Resolution on Renewable Energy Resources in a Competitive Electricity Marketplace WHEREAS, new mandates for taxes, fees, and charges are being proposed by federal lawmakers to subsidize renewable energy …

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    Electricity Freedom Act

    Electricity Freedom Act Summary: The Electricity Freedom Act repeals the State of {insert state}’s requirement that electric distribution utilities and electric services companies provide …

  • Regulatory Review and Rescission Act image

    Regulatory Review and Rescission Act

    Regulatory Review and Rescission Act Purpose: Section 1 of this Act institutes a system allowing state lawmakers to examine the efficacy of regulations before implementation, reviewing costs, benefits, …