Manufacture and Sale of Gas and Electricity (Massachusetts)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Massachusetts


Applies to States or Provinces Massachusetts
Name Manufacture and Sale of Gas and Electricity (Massachusetts)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Safety and Operational Guidelines
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities
Primary Website http://www.malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartI/TitleXXII/Chapter164


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

These regulations describe service territories, service quality standards, consumer protections, relevant costs and financing, construction procedures, stock ownership, taxes, provisions for public participation, determination of environmental impacts, use of eminent domain, authority to shut down and restore service, cooperatives, and the issuance of bonds as they relate to the manufacture or sale of gas and electricity in Massachusetts. The regulations contain several sections specific to certain types of electricity generation, including solar energy, hydropower, natural gas, and small renewable energy generation facilities.


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Policy Contact

Department Department of Public Utilities
Address One South Station, Boston, MA, 02110


Phone 617-305-3500
Fax 617-345-9101
Website http://www.mass.gov/eea/grants-and-tech-assistance/guidance-technical-assistance/agencies-and-divisions/dpu/


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 164


















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