Southern States Energy Compact (Multiple States)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Alabama;Arkansas;Florida;Georgia;Kentucky;Louisiana;Maryland;Mississippi;Missouri;North Carolina;Oklahoma;Puerto Rico;South Carolina;Tennessee;Texas;United States Virgin Islands;Virginia;West Virginia


Applies to States or Provinces Alabama;Arkansas;Florida;Georgia;Kentucky;Louisiana;Maryland;Mississippi;Missouri;North Carolina;Oklahoma;Puerto Rico;South Carolina;Tennessee;Texas;United States Virgin Islands;Virginia;West Virginia
Name Southern States Energy Compact (Multiple States)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations, Industry Recruitment/Support
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 Southern States Energy Board
Primary Website http://www.sseb.org/about/southern-states-energy-compact/
Applicable Jurisdiction Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Virginia, West Virginia


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

The Southern States Energy Compact provides for the proper employment and conservation of energy, and for the employment of energy-related facilities, materials, and products, within the context of a responsible regard for the environment, among the Southeastern states, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Southern States Energy Board is responsible for administering the Compact and may adopt bylaws, rules, and regulations in conjunction with state agencies. The Board also encourages the development, conservation, and responsible use of energy and energy-related facilities, installations, and products as part of a balanced economy and a healthy environment.


Policy Contact

Department Southern States Energy Board
Address 6325 Amherst Court
Place Norcross, Georgia
Zip/Postal Code 30092
Phone (770) 242-7712
Fax (770) 242-9956
Email sseb@sseb.org
Website http://www.sseb.org/files/contactbook.pdf


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

Authority 1: Tex. Gov. Code 761



Authority 2: Va. Code 2.2-5600 et seq.



Authority 3: Mo. Rev. Stat.18.060 through 18.070
















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