Energy Priorities Legislation Signed into Law

State legislature passes and Governor Thompson signs Wisconsin’s Energy Priorities Law (1993 Act 414).  Relating to utility supply decisions, this sweeping legislation establishes resource priority list that gives preference to renewable energy resources like solar and wind.

PSC Approves Plan for Renewables

In its Advance Plan order, the PSC approves a supply plan that envisions a renewable energy buildout beginning in 2017.  The order also requires electric utilities to offer a net metering service capped at 20kW.