2018 Legislative Session


ACE NY tracks many proposals in the NY state legislature, and issues memos in support of or in opposition to bills with a direct and significant impact on the clean energy industry.


Legislation Supported by ACE NY
 Bill #  Same as  Sponsor  Subject  ACE NY Memo
 A.5646 S.4714   

A: Walker
S: Montgomery

In Relation to a Solar Energy Tax Credit Cap Increase  Memo of Support
 A.10150 S.8049  A: Carroll
S: Lanza
In Relation to Extending Solar Tax Abatement in NYC  Memo of Support 
 A.10474 S.8273 

A: Englebright
S: Griffo

In Relation to Ensuring Market Certainty by Retaining Retail Net Metering until 2021   Memo of Support
 A.8248-A S.6600-A A: Morelle
S: Amedore 
In Relation to Certificates of Registration for Entities that Manufacture or Assemble Zero Emissions Vehicles  Memo of Support
 A.7275-C    S.5549-C  A: Jenne
S: Griffo
In Relation to Maintaining the Continued Viability of the State’s Existing Large-Scale, Renewable Energy Resources  Memo of Support
 A.5541-A S.5119-A A: Paulin
S: Griffo  
In Relation to Providing a Tax Credit for the Installation of Small Wind Generators at New York Homes, Farms, and Businesses  Memo of Support


Legislation Opposed by ACE NY
 Bill #   Same as   Sponsor   Subject   ACE NY Memo
 A.5262  S.1755  A: Norris 
 S: Ortt 
Relates to the location of certain wind electric generation facilities Memo of Opposition
 A.9053-A    A: Jenne  Relates to the location of certain wind electric generation facilities around Fort Drum Memo of Opposition
 A.7757  S.2837-B  A: Englebright
 S: O'Mara 
 Establishes the Solar Panel Collection Act Memo of Opposition


Executive Budget Proposals Opposed by ACE NY
 Bill    Section   Pages  Subject   ACE NY Memo
 TED Bill   GG   p.339-342 Authorize the New York Power Authority to develop renewable energy projects, and to procure and sell renewable products to public entities and existing New York Power Authority customers. Memo of Opposition