SENATE ENVIRONMENT AND ENERGY COMMITTEE

 

STATEMENT TO

 

SENATE RESOLUTION No. 112

 

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

 

DATED:  JANUARY 26, 2015

 

      The Senate Environment and Energy Committee favorably reports Senate Resolution No. 112.

      This resolution urges the Board of Public Utilities (BPU) to expeditiously adopt regulations required pursuant to the “Offshore Wind Economic Development Act” to implement the offshore wind renewable energy certificate program established by the act.

      This resolution further urges the BPU to expeditiously adopt regulations pursuant to the “Electric Discount and Energy Competition Act” (EDECA) to establish energy efficiency portfolio standards.