Beneficial Electrification Policy Support and Planning

Maine Governor’s Energy Office (Office) may petition the Maine Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) to procure energy from renewable resources to achieve emission reduction and renewable energy goals to meet electricity demand. MPUC must also conduct a study on cost-effective consumer financing of beneficial electrification productions, including EV charging station equipment. The study must analyze the advantages and disadvantages of various financing methods, and MPUC must submit a report of their findings to the Joint Standing Committee on Energy, Utilities and Technology by January 5, 2024.

(Reference Senate Bill 1724, 2023)

Jurisdiction: Maine

Type: Laws and Regulations

Enacted: Jun 23, 2023

Technologies: EVs, PHEVs

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