as amended, Quirk. California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006: Energy
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The California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 establishes the State Air Resources Board as the state agency responsible for monitoring and regulating sources emitting greenhouse gases. The act requires the state board to prepare and approve a scoping plan for achieving the maximum technologically feasible and cost-effective reductions in greenhouse gas
begin delete emissions. The California Renewables Portfolio Standard Program requires the Public Utilities Commission to implement annual procurement targets for the procurement of eligible renewable energy resources for all retail sellers to achieve the targets and goals of the program. end delete
This bill would establish the Energy
begin delete Integrationend delete Advisory Council in state government and would require the council to begin delete develop recommendationsend delete for begin delete inclusion inend delete the scoping plan prepared by the state board, including, among others, an analysis of the various strategies begin delete necessary for the energy grid to integrate specified annual procurement targets as part of the California Renewables Portfolio Standard Program.end delete
Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: yes. State-mandated local program: no.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
Section 38561.5 is added to the Health and Safety
17Code, to read:
(a) The Energy
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20government, and it shall consist of all of the following members:
21(1) The chair of the State Energy Resources Conservation and
22Development Commission, or his or her designee.
23(2) The president of the Public Utilities Commission, or his or
25(3) The president of the California Independent System
26Operator, or his or her designee.
27(4) The chair of the State Water Resources Control Board, or
28his or her designee.
29(5) The chair of the state board, or his or her designee.
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the scoping plan developed pursuant to Section
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begin deleteDevelop an end deleteanalysis of the various
begin delete necessary for the energy grid to integrate a 40-percent, minimize
40a 50-percent, and a greater than 50-percent standard as part of the
P4 1California Renewables Portfolio Standard Program (Article 16
2(commencing with Section 399.11) of Chapter 2.3 of Part 1 of
3Division 1 of the Public Utilities Code) in order toend delete
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10curtailment, including, but not limited to, all of the following:end delete
19 Deepening regional coordination in the
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22 Increasing energy
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25 Retrofitting existing
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27electrical generation facilities.end delete
30 Using renewable energy generation facilities
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31electrical generation facilities.end delete
32(E) Allowing for very low-carbonend delete
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35 electrical generation
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36capture and storage.end delete
37(F) Encouragingend delete
38 demand response through
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P5 1(i) Transitioning to time-of-use
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6 Increasing customer access to real-time or near-real-time
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begin deleteDevelop an end deleteeconomic begin delete assessmentend delete using the best
15available economic models and data of the various strategies
16required to be analyzed pursuant to paragraph (1).
begin deleteDevelop an end deleteanalysis of the benefits to the health, safety,
18and welfare of state residents, worker safety, the state’s
19environment and quality of life, and any other benefits associated
20with the various strategies required to be analyzed pursuant to
begin delete information developedend delete pursuant to subdivision (b) begin delete isend delete intended to
begin delete establishing state policyend delete and begin delete doesend delete not change any
2statute, regulation, or regulatory decision.