Utility Electric Transportation Plan Authorization

The governing authority or commission of an electric utility may adopt an electric transportation plan that proves that utility outreach and investment in the electrification of transportation infrastructure does not increase net costs to ratepayers in excess of 0.025%. The governing authority or commission may consider items such as the impact of electrification on the utilities load, demand response and load management opportunities, system reliability and distribution system efficiencies, and interoperability concerns. Upon making this determination, electric utilities may offer incentive programs for customers.

(Reference Revised Code of Washington 35.92.450)

Jurisdiction: Washington

Type: Laws and Regulations

Enacted: Apr 23, 2019

Technologies: EVs, PHEVs

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