27 Apr '11, 5pm

Indiana Senate concurs on energy bill with voluntary Clean Energy Portfolio Standard

Washington, DC (April 27, 2011) – The Indiana State Senate today concurred by a bipartisan vote of 31-19 on a bill that incentivizes utilities to participate in a voluntary Clean Energy Portfolio Standard (CPS) setting a goal of 10 percent of the state’s electric generation to come from clean energy sources by 2025. SB 251 includes an amendment that calls for at least 50 percent of the energy produced by Indiana utilities participating in the CPS to come from within the state. “I commend the Indiana legislature for setting a course toward more affordable, homegrown Hoosier energy,” said Denise Bode, CEO of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). “In particular, I would like to thank the bill’s author, Senator Bev Gard, as well as Speaker of the House Brian Bosma for his guidance, the Senate leadership, and, finally, Representative David Frizzell, who offered amendment...

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