HB20-1225

# Cooperative Electric Utilities Reasonable Rates Energy Storage

Concerning clarification of the requirement of reasonableness in charges imposed by one cooperative electric association upon another.
Session:
2020 Regular Session
Subject:
Energy
Bill Summary

The bill:

• Declares that the jurisdiction of the Colorado public utilities commission does and traditionally has always been understood to extend to the determination of just and reasonable rates by all public utilities; and
• Explicitly states that the terms and conditions imposed by one cooperative electric association on another regarding the installation, interconnection, and use of energy storage systems must be just and reasonable.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)