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Act 295 of 2008
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***** Act 295 of 2008 THIS TITLE, BEGINNING WITH THE FIRST INSTANCE OF "AN ACT", IS AMENDED EFFECTIVE APRIL 20, 2017: THIS AMENDED TITLE, BEGINNING WITH THE SECOND INSTANCE OF "AN ACT", IS EFFECTIVE APRIL 20, 2017 *****


CLEAN, RENEWABLE, AND EFFICIENT ENERGY ACT

Act 295 of 2008

AN ACT to require certain providers of electric service to establish renewable energy programs; to require certain providers of electric or natural gas service to establish energy optimization programs; to authorize the use of certain energy systems to meet the requirements of those programs; to provide for the approval of energy optimization service companies; to provide for certain charges on electric and natural gas bills; to promote energy conservation by state agencies and the public; to create a wind energy resource zone board and provide for its power and duties; to authorize the creation and implementation of wind energy resource zones; to provide for expedited transmission line siting certificates; to provide for a net metering program and the responsibilities of certain providers of electric service and customers with respect to net metering; to provide for fees; to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state agencies and officials; to require the promulgation of rules and the issuance of orders; and to provide for civil sanctions, remedies, and penalties. AN ACT to require certain providers of electric service to establish and recover costs for renewable energy programs; to require certain providers of electric or natural gas service to establish energy waste reduction programs; to authorize the use of certain energy systems to meet the requirements of those programs; to provide for the approval of energy waste reduction service companies; to reduce energy waste by state agencies and the public; to create a wind energy resource zone board and provide for its power and duties; to authorize the creation and implementation of wind energy resource zones; to provide for expedited transmission line siting certificates; to provide for customer generation and net metering programs and the responsibilities of certain providers of electric service and customers with respect to customer generation and net metering; to provide for fees; to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state agencies and officials; to require the promulgation of rules and the issuance of orders; to authorize the establishment of residential energy improvement programs by providers of electric or natural gas service; and to provide for civil sanctions, remedies, and penalties.


History: 2008, Act 295, Imd. Eff. Oct. 6, 2008 ;-- Am. 2016, Act 342, Eff. Apr. 20, 2017
Compiler's Notes: Enacting section 1 of Act 295 of 2008 provides: "Enacting section 1. As provided in section 5 of 1846 RS 1, MCL 8.5, this act is severable."


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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
295-2008-1.DivisionPART 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS (460.1001...460.1013.amended)
295-2008-2.DivisionPART 2. ENERGY STANDARDS (460.1021...460.1113.amended)
295-2008-3.DivisionPART 3. STATE GOVERNMENT ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND CONSERVATION (460.1131...460.1133)
295-2008-4.DivisionPART 4. WIND ENERGY RESOURCE ZONE (460.1141...460.1161)
295-2008-5.DivisionPART 5. DISTRIBUTED GENERATION (460.1171...460.1185)
295-2008-6.DivisionPART 6. MISCELLANEOUS COMMISSION PROVISIONS (460.1191...460.1195)
295-2008-7.DivisionPART 7. RESIDENTIAL ENERGY IMPROVEMENTS (460.1201.added...460.1211.added)
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