Legislative Findings: Least-Cost Energy Sources (Nebraska)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Nebraska|
|Name||Legislative Findings: Least-Cost Energy Sources (Nebraska)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
This section contains an assertion that it is in the public interest of the state of Nebraska to “support the development of least cost energy sources, including support for research, development, and the prudent use of renewable and nonrenewable supply-side technologies ... [and] to encourage energy efficiency and the use of indigenous energy sources. Consistent with this policy, the public utilities in Nebraska shall practice integrated resource planning and include least cost options when evaluating alternatives for providing energy supply and managing energy demand in Nebraska.” The remainder of this section deals primarily with energy efficiency measures.
|Contact Name||Shirley Higgins|
|Department||Nebraska Public Power District|
|Address||1327 “H” Street, Suite 1, Lincoln, NE 68508|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Neb. Rev. Stat. 66-1060|