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  • PART I ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT
  • TITLE II EXECUTIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS
    OF THE COMMONWEALTH
  • CHAPTER 25A DIVISION OF ENERGY RESOURCES

Section 1 - Department of energy resources; commissioner

Section 2 - Commissioner; responsibilities; divisions established within department; description of organization statement

Section 3 - Definitions

Section 4 - Officers and employees

Section 5 - Reports filed with legislative committees

Section 6 - Powers and duties

Section 7 - Collection of energy information; reports; violations

Section 8 - Declaration of energy emergency

Section 9 - Information obtained from other agencies or political subdivisions

Section 10 - Division of green communities; duties of director; program; qualification as a green community; funding; rules; annual report

Section 10A - Competitive bidding procedure for municipal green communities

Section 11 - Establishment of energy programs; rules and regulations; contracts; grants

Section 11A - Commercial and apartment conservation service program; enforcement; penalties

Section 11B - Motor vehicles owned by commonwealth; fuel efficiency

Section 11C - Contracts for procurement of energy management services

Section 11D - Consumer education; telephone hotline; plan approval

Section 11E - Monitoring and reporting on electricity system reliability and future capacity excesses or deficits

Section 11F - Renewable energy portfolio standard for retail electricity suppliers

Section 11F1/2 - Alternative renewable energy portfolio standard

Section 11G - Coordination of ratepayer-funded energy efficiency programs

Section 11H - Assessments against electric and gas utility companies; rate determined and certified annually by commissioner

Section 11I - Energy management services contracts; request for qualifications; regulations; payments; performance bond

Section 12 - Regulations; submission to General Court

Section 13 - Department of Energy Resources Credit Trust Fund

Section 14 - Contracts for energy conservation projects costing one hundred thousands dollars or less; additions to monthly utility bills.

Section 15 - Contracts for photovoltaic projects costing less than one hundred thousand dollars.