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Contact: Stephen Seufert

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ADVOCATES FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY SPEAK IN SUPPORT OF LEGISLATION TO EXPAND PAS CLEAN ENERGY PORTFOLIO

(Harrisburg, Pa.) --- On April 10 at 2:30pm in the Main Capitol Rotunda, legislators and advocates for renewable energy will speak in support of a bill to expand the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards Act (AEPS).

The legislation to be introduced by Senators Santarsiero, Haywood, and Killion would expand AEPS Tier I requirements; direct the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) to study the benefits of a renewable energy storage program; and provide for several protections that control costs for electricity customers.  

 

WHEN: Wednesday, April 10 at 2:30pm

WHERE: PA Main Capitol Rotunda

WHO:  Senator Steve Santarsiero

 Senator Art Haywood

 Senator Tom Killion

 Representative Steve McCarter

 Representative Carolyn Comitta

 Sharon Pillar, E2, SUNWPA and Renewable Energy Works for PA Coalition 

Brent Alderfer, from Community Energy, Radnor PA

Joe Morinville from Energy Independent Solutions, Pittsburgh