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Chapter 24     Entire Code
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Chapter 24  |  Article 24 - 2D
WVC 24- CHAPTER 24. PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION.
WVC 24 - 2 D- ARTICLE 2D. ALTERNATIVE FUEL INITIATIVES.

WVC 24 - 2 D- 1 §24-2D-1. Legislative findings.

The Legislature finds that there is growing concern about the environment and our state's and nation's dependence on foreign oil.

The Legislature further finds that this state has an abundant supply of alternative fuels and an extensive supply network, and that by encouraging the use of alternative fuels in new demonstration technologies such as alternative fuel vehicles, the state will be reducing dependence on foreign oil and promoting improved air quality. Accordingly, the Legislature finds that it is in the public interest to have the public service commission develop and implement programs designed to encourage the use of West Virginia alternative fuels as vehicle fuels and in other new demonstration technologies.

WVC 24 - 2 D- 2 §24-2D-2. Incentives for use of alternative fuels in new technologies.

(a) For purposes of this section, "alternative fuel vehicles" shall mean motor vehicles whose primary source of fuel is natural gas, methanol, and/or electricity.

(b) Upon a finding that it is in the public interest of this state to authorize the same, as provided in section one, article one of this chapter, the public service commission shall authorize ratemaking allowances for public utilities to encourage the use of alternative fuel in new demonstration technologies, including alternative fuel vehicles, which provide incentives to encourage investments in such technologies.

WVC 24 - 2 D- 3 §24-2D-3. Limitation on commission jurisdiction over sales by nonutilities of alternative fuel for certain purposes.

Notwithstanding any provision of this chapter to the contrary, the public service commission shall have no jurisdiction over the ultimate sale by nonutilities of alternative fuel to be utilized solely as fuel for motor vehicles.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
The WV Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.


Recent legislation affecting the Code

Citation Year/Session Short Title
§24 - 1 - 1 - (Amended Code)
§24 - 1 - 1 B - (Amended Code)
§24 - 1 - 2 - (Amended Code)
§24 - 2 - 1 - (Amended Code)
§24 - 2 - 2 - (Amended Code)
§24 - 2 - 3 - (Amended Code)
§24 - 2 - 4 A - (Amended Code)
§24 - 2 - 4 B - (Amended Code)
§24 - 2 - 7 - (Amended Code)
§24 - 2 - 11 - (Amended Code)
§24 - 3 - 5 - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 234
PASSED - Regular Session

Sb234 sub1 enr  (Uploaded - 03/30/2015)
Relating to operation and regulation of certain water and sewer utilities owned by political subdivisions
§24 - 2 - 1 K - (New Code)
SENATE BILL - 390
PASSED - Regular Session

SB390 SUB1 enr  (Uploaded - 03/20/2015)
Authorizing PSC approve expedited cost recovery of natural gas utility infrastructure projects
§24 - 2 - 1 - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 576
PASSED - Regular Session

sb576 enr  (Uploaded - 03/30/2015)
Relating to internet protocol-enabled service and voice over internet protocol-enabled service
§24 - 2 F- 1 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 2 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 3 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 4 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 5 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 6 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 7 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 9 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 10 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 11 - (Repealed Code)
§24 - 2 F- 12 - (Repealed Code)
HOUSE BILL - 2001
PASSED - Regular Session

hb2001 sub enr  (Uploaded - 02/03/2015)
Repealing portions of the Alternative and Renewable Energy Portfolio Act
§24 - 2 F- 8 - (Amended Code)
HOUSE BILL - 2201
PASSED - Regular Session

hb2201 second enr  (Uploaded - 03/08/2015)
hb2201 enr  (Uploaded - 02/20/2015)
Requiring the Public Service Commission to adopt certain net metering and interconnection rules and standards
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
The WV Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.
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