HB 3310

Purchase Power Agreements for Solar Installations on Private Property

This bill exempts certain solar energy facilities located on private property from the definition of public utility and permits the power generated from these facilities to be leased or sold to the retail electric customer to meet that customer's needs through purchase power agreements. The bill creates a cap on such power generation in the territory any one public utility of 3% of the utility's aggregate customer peak demand.

ISSUES: Climate

CWV Position:

Status: Originated in House Judiciary Committee 3/26/21; passed House 3/31/21; introduced in Senate 4/1/21; referred to Senate Judiciary Committee 4/1/21; passed Senate 4/8/21; House concurs in Senate amendment and passed bill 4/8/21