US HB2986 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 28-13)
Status: Introduced on May 23 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-23 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


BEST Act Better Energy Storage Technology Act This bill addresses grid-scale energy storage systems. The bill requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish within its Office of Electricity a research, development, and demonstration program for grid-scale energy storage systems. DOE must enter into agreements to carry out not more than five demonstration projects and develop a 10-year strategic plan and cost targets for grid-scale energy storage systems.

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BEST Act Better Energy Storage Technology Act



2019-05-23HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Energy.
2019-05-23HouseReferred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.
2019-05-23HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1602 (Same As) 2019-10-22 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 255.


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