Manufacture and Sale of Gas and Electricity (Massachusetts)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|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|
|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
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.
|Department||Department of Public Utilities|
|Address|| One South Station, Boston, MA, 02110
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:|| Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 164