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Renewable Energy Portfolio - Waste-to-Energy and Refuse-Derived Fuel
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- Referred to Committee
- Bill Passed
This text refers to the Concurrence Vote in the Senate.
Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that includes waste-to-energy and refuse-derived fuel as Tier 1 renewable energy sources.
-Expands the definition of a "Tier 1 renewable energy source" to include waste-to-energy and refuse-derived fuel, provided that the source is connected with the electricity distribution grid serving Maryland (Sec. 1). -Specifies that energy from a Tier 1 renewable source is eligible for inclusion in meeting the renewable energy portfolio standard regardless of when the generating system or facility was placed into service, and that energy from a Tier 1 source may be applied to the percentage requirements for both Tier 1 and Tier 2 renewable sources (Sec. 1). -This act is effective October 1, 2011 (Sec. 2).
|Date||Chamber||en-MD, bills, show, action|
|executive branch||Approved by the Governor|
|House||Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters|
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On third reading on passage
47 all votes
24 yes votes
20 no votes
3 other votes
47 all votes
11 yes votes
31 no votes
5 other votes
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