AN ACT TO PROMOTE THE USE OF ELECTRICITY DEMAND REDUCTION TO SATISFY RENEWABLE ENERGY PORTFOLIO STANDARDS. Summarized in Daily Bulletin 2/15/11 and 3/15/11. Enacted April 28, 2011. Effective April 28, 2011.
Summary date: Apr 28 2011 - View summary
Bill S 75 (2011-2012)Summary date: Mar 15 2011 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to 1st edition.
Amends the definition of electricity demand reduction to mean a measurable voluntary reduction in the electricity demand of a retail electric customer under the real-time control of both the electric power supplier (was, electric public utility) and the retail electric customer, measured in real time.
Bill S 75 (2011-2012)Summary date: Feb 15 2011 - View summary
Amends GS 62-133.8(b) and (c) to add to the options through which electric public utilities and electric membership corporations or municipalities may meet the renewable energy and energy efficiency standards to include energy demand reduction. Defines energy demand reduction as a measurable reduction in the electricity demand of a retail electric customer that is voluntary, under the real-time control of the electric public utility and the customer, and measured in real time using two-way communications devices that communicate on the basis of standards.