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#Ohio SB 310 post mortem: It’s worse than you thought: #energyefficiency

#Ohio SB 310 post mortem: It’s worse than you thought: #energyefficiency

Despite an amazing amount of opposition to the bill from a diverse group of interests (business, environmental, consumer advocates, faith groups, local government, and the general public ), the Ohio legislature passed SB 310,and Governor Kasich signed the bill on Friday, the 13 th of June. A very inauspicious day for the state. For the purpose of maintaining an accurate historical record, there are two key things interested observers need to know about what has transpired. First, the original Ohio energy efficiency resource standard (EERS) enacted in 2008 (SB 221) has been tremendously successful. Second, despite efforts by proponents to characterize this as merely a “pause,” the details of SB 310 reveal that the bill is a hostile and systematic destruction of Ohio’s EERS. SB 221 Has Been a Strong Success To begin, it is worth recalling that in 2008, SB 221 passed the Ohio...

Full article: http://aceee.org/blog/2014/06/ohio-sb-310-post-mortem-it-...

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