Amendment #20 to H.4198

CVEC Amendment

Representatives Turner of Dennis and Peake of Provincetown move that the bill be amended inserting, after Section 44, the following new section: -



SECTION XX. Subsection (f) of Section 139 of Chapter 164 of the 2010 Official Addition of the General Laws as so appearing, is hereby amended by inserting after the word “megawatts”, in line 73, the following words: -



“provided, that a cooperative corporation organized under Section 136 of Chapter 164 of the 2010 Official Addition of the General Laws that is comprised solely of municipalities or other governmental entities may qualify as the customer of a net metering facility of a municipality or other governmental entity and such cooperative corporation may allocate the facility's generating capacity to a municipality or other governmental entity with the written assent of (1) such municipality or other governmental entity and (2) the department. A municipality or governmental entity may not exceed 10 megawatts, whether as a customer of a net metering facility or from allocated generating capacity from such cooperative corporation.”