IL SB0311 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 19 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-05-21 - Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act. In provisions concerning the renewable portfolio standards, specifies the goals for procurement of renewable energy credits and cost-effective renewable energy resources that shall be included in the long-term renewable resources procurement plan and makes other changes concerning these procurements and provides for the calculation of the cost of equity for the purposes of recovering all reasonable and prudently incurred costs of energy efficiency measures from retail customers. Provides that savings of fuels other than electricity achieved by measures that educate about, incentivize, encourage, or otherwise support the use of electricity to power vehicles shall count towards the applicable annual incremental goal and shall not be included in determining certain limits. Amends the Public Utilities Act. Provides that an electric utility that serves less than 3,000,000 retail customers but more than 500,000 customers in this State may plan for, construct, install, control, own, manage, or operate photovoltaic electricity production facilities and any energy storage facilities that are planned for, constructed, installed, controlled, owned, managed, or operated in connection with photovoltaic electricity production facilities without obtaining a certificate of public convenience and necessity subject to specified terms and conditions. Provides that a public utility that provided electric service to at least 1,000,000 retail customers in Illinois and gas service to at least 500,000 retail customers in Illinois may elect to recover its natural gas delivery services costs through a performance-based rate. Provides that, beginning in 2022, without obtaining any approvals from the Commission or any other agency, regardless of whether any such approval would otherwise be required, a participating utility that is a combination utility shall pay $1,000,000 per year for 10 years to the energy low-income and support program. Adds provisions authorizing certain utilities to plan for, construct, install, control, own, manage, or operate electric vehicle charging infrastructure. Amends the Prevailing Wage Act to include specified facilities financed in whole or in part with renewable energy resources in the definition of "public works". Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

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2021-05-21SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2021-05-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John F. Curran
2021-05-10SenateRe-assigned to Energy and Public Utilities
2021-05-10SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 21, 2021
2021-05-07SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2021-05-04SenateRe-assigned to Energy and Public Utilities
2021-05-03SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 7, 2021
2021-04-30SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2021-04-28SenateRe-assigned to Energy and Public Utilities
2021-04-28SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As April 30, 2021
2021-04-16SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2021-04-15SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2021-04-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
2021-03-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Win Stoller
2021-03-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2021-03-18SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve McClure
2021-03-17SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Darren Bailey
2021-03-16SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
2021-03-16SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Terri Bryant
2021-03-16SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
2021-03-12SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Doris Turner
2021-03-10SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Patrick J. Joyce
2021-03-09SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dave Syverson
2021-03-08SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
2021-03-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2021-03-03SenateAssigned to Energy and Public Utilities
2021-03-02SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale Fowler
2021-03-02SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
2021-02-26SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
2021-02-25SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2021-02-25SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2021-02-25SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2021-02-19SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-02-19SenateFirst Reading
2021-02-19SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Christopher Belt

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