December 17, 2020
Commerce awards $9.8 million for electric vehicle charging infrastructure throughout the state
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, December 17, 2020 Projects prioritize communities underserved by EV infrastructure and those disproportionately impacted by climate change and pollution from transportation systems OLYMPIA, WA – The Washington State Department of Commerce today announced $9.8 million in Electrification of Transportation Systems (ETS) grants for 14 projects in communities across the state. […]

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December 7, 2020
Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, December 7, 2020 Announcements CR-103 filing to come at the end of December Commerce will be filing its CR-103 by the end of December. We appreciate all the written and oral comments we received on Dec. 2 and we greatly appreciate everyone’s participation throughout the rulemaking process. We will notify […]

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November 16, 2020
Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- November 16
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, November 16, 2020 Announcements UTC accepting comments on interpretation of electricity use requirement In publishing proposed CETA rules, both Commerce and the Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) deferred proposing rule language interpreting the requirement in RCW 19.405.040(1)(a) that a utility use at least 80% renewable or non-emitting electricity under the […]

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November 10, 2020
Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- November 10
Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, November 10, 2020 New workshops, rulemakings, and upcoming dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s 2019 clean energy legislation. The 2019 Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) requires electric utilities to transition to a carbon-neutral supply of electricity by 2030 […]

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November 3, 2020
Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- November 3
Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission New workshops, rulemakings, and upcoming dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s 2019 clean energy legislation. The 2019 Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) requires electric utilities to transition to a carbon-neutral supply of electricity by 2030 and source 100% […]

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November 2, 2020
Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- November 2
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, November 2, 2020 Announcements CR-102 Submitted for Phase 2 of the CETA rules The Washington Department of Commerce filed proposed rule language on Oct. 21 to implement the Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA), Washington’s landmark clean electricity legislation enacted in 2019. The proposed rules will be published in November in […]

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October 12, 2020
Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- October 12
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, October 12, 2020 Announcements Utility Energy Assistance Program Survey Commerce’s data survey tool for utility data collection on low-income energy assistance programs is available on the Energy Assistance under CETA webpage. Instructions (both PDF and Word versions) of the survey questions are also available on the webpage. The tool will remain […]

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September 28, 2020
Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- September 28
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, September 28, 2020 Announcements Utility Energy Assistance Program Survey Commerce’s data survey tool for utility data collection on low-income energy assistance programs is available on the Energy Assistance under CETA webpage. Instructions (both PDF and Word versions) of the survey questions are also available on the webpage. The tool will remain […]

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September 21, 2020
Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- September 21
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, September 21, 2020 Announcements Deadline extended for information cost impacts of the draft rules At Commerce’s Sept. 2 workshop, stakeholders requested more time to submit information on cost impacts of the draft rules. Commerce has extended the submission deadline to Sept. 25. Responses to Commerce’s request are voluntary. If you have any […]

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