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Renewable Portfolio Standards Will Increase for Maryland Customers


Renewable Portfolio Standards Will Increase for Maryland Customers

HB1106 will alter the renewable portfolio standard percentage for energy
derived from a solar source and also alter the compliance fees for suppliers
that fail to meet the renewable portfolio standards. Governor Hogan vetoed this
legislation last year however the State House and Senate passed an override to
the Governor’s veto on Thursday, February 2, 2017. The legislation will take
effect 30 days from the date of the override. The legislation does include a
provision that grandfathers customer supply contracts existing before the
effective date of the legislation.