Policy Watch – Page 108

Illinois Legislature Passes Renewables, Energy Efficiency Standards

Posted by NAW Staff on August 06, 2007

The Illinois General Assembly has approved the Rate Relief and Reform Package, which includes a renewable portfolio standard (RPS) and an energy efficiency portfolio standard (EEPS) for Illinois' utilities that, according to representatives of the Environmental Law and Policy Center [Read More]

Renewable Energy Bill Clears North Carolina House And Senate

Posted by NAW Staff on August 03, 2007

Following several revisions to its original version, Senate Bill (SB) 3, the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Bill, has passed both the House and Senate in North Carolina. According to its text, SB 3 is designed to ‘promote the development [Read More]

New NGA Chair Pawlenty Announces Clean Energy Plan

Posted by NAW Staff on July 24, 2007

Gov. Tim Pawlenty, R-Minn., recently elected chair of the National Governors Association (NGA), has named an initiative called Securing a Clean Energy Future as his focus during his term as NGA chair. According to the governor's office, Securing a Clean [Read More]