4 California Solar-Related Bills Await Governor Brown’s Signature


UPDATE – GOVERNOR BROWN SIGNED ALL 4 BILLS. Click here to read the chartered bills: Assembly Bill 327, Assembly Bill 43, Assembly Bill 217, and Assembly Bill 792

Four California solar-related bills were enrolled on September 11 and 12, and await Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.’s signature. This legislation would, as a whole, provide residents, schools and businesses across California more opportunities to participate in, invest in and benefit from California’s growing solar economy.

Assembly Bill 327 (Perea) — Electricity: natural gas: rates: net energy metering: California Renewables Portfolio Standard Program
Senate Bill 43 (Wolk) — Electricity: Green Tariff Shared Renewables Program
Assembly Bill 217 (Bradford) — Electricity: solar electricity: low-income households
Assembly Bill 792 (Mullin) — Utility user tax: exemption: distributed generation systems
Additional Sources: Renewable Energy World.com