An Act To Authorize Consumers Located Adjacent to Electric Power Generators To Obtain Power Directly
Sec. 1. 35-A MRSA §102, sub-§20-B, as enacted by PL 1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §9 and affected by §§104 and 105, is amended to read:
Sec. 2. 35-A MRSA §2102, sub-§5 is enacted to read:
Sec. 3. 35-A MRSA §3132, sub-§1-B, as enacted by PL 2007, c. 148, §2, is amended to read:
This bill allows an electricity generator to build an interconnection from the generator's facility to a consumer of the electricity located adjacent to the generator without becoming subject to regulation by the Public Utilities Commission as a transmission and distribution utility. The Public Utilities Commission is directed to adopt rules to determine when a consumer is located adjacent to a generator.