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692AFB235D2ECD788725868600719899 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB21-020

SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Feb 24, 2021      
Location Old Supreme Court



SB21-020 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


01:40:56 PM  
Senators Hansen and Hisey introduced Senate Bill 21-020. The bill requires clean energy resources, energy storage facilities, and solar facilities with a generation capacity of under 2 megawatts to be valued for property tax purposes using the “income approach” rather than the “cost approach” beginning January 1, 2021.
01:44:20 PM  
Sens. Hansen and Hisey answered several committee questions.
01:51:41 PM  
John Swartout, representing
Colorado Counties, Inc, was available to answer committee questions.
02:03:13 PM  
Gini Pingenot, representing Colorado Counties, Inc, testified to amend the bill.
02:03:28 PM  
John Dailey, representing NextEra Energy Resources, testified in support of the bill.
02:10:36 PM  
Mike Kruger, representing Colorado Solar & Storage Association, testified in support of the bill.
02:13:14 PM  
Daniel Merkle, representing Pivot Energy, testified in support of the bill.
02:15:33 PM  
Roy Skinner, representing Candela Renewables, testified in support of the bill.
02:19:00 PM  
Emilie Olson, representing Advanced Energy Economy, testified in support of the bill.
02:22:13 PM  
Mark Detsky, representing Colorado Independent Energy Association, testified in support of the bill.
02:25:26 PM  
Rikki Seguin, representing Interwest Energy Alliance, testified in support of the bill.
02:28:03 PM  
Kevin Cray, representing Coalition for Community Solar Access (CCSA), testified in support of the bill.
02:31:03 PM  
Sens. Hansen and Hisey offered some closing comments.
02:31:04 PM  
Written testimony
received by the committee may be found in Attachment A.


02:33:29 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-020 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Bridges
Seconded
Hisey Yes
Lee Yes
Lundeen Yes
Scott Excused
Winter Yes
Bridges Yes
Pettersen Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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