Study of the impacts of regulations affecting the acceptance of Integrated Community Energy Systems: public utility, energy facility siting and municipal franchising regulatory programs in Alabama. Preliminary background report

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The Alabama legislature has created the Public Service Commission which has general supervisory powers over utilities. The PSC consists of a president and two associates, who are elected to four-year terms. The PSC has no jurisdiction over municipal utilities and, as a result, local governments retain the power to regulate the operation of their municipally-owned utilities. Municipalities also retain their police power over streets and highways within their territory. Public utility regulatory statutes, energy facility siting programs, and municipal franchising authority are examined to identify how they may impact on the ability of an organization, whether or not it be ... continued below

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Feurer, D.A.; Weaver, C.L.; Gallagher, K.C.; Hejna, D. & Rielley, K.J. January 1, 1980.

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The Alabama legislature has created the Public Service Commission which has general supervisory powers over utilities. The PSC consists of a president and two associates, who are elected to four-year terms. The PSC has no jurisdiction over municipal utilities and, as a result, local governments retain the power to regulate the operation of their municipally-owned utilities. Municipalities also retain their police power over streets and highways within their territory. Public utility regulatory statutes, energy facility siting programs, and municipal franchising authority are examined to identify how they may impact on the ability of an organization, whether or not it be a regulated utility, to construct and operate an ICES.

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  • Report No.: DOE/CS/20289-2
  • Grant Number: AC02-78CS20289
  • DOI: 10.2172/5649846 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5649846
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1092248

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Feurer, D.A.; Weaver, C.L.; Gallagher, K.C.; Hejna, D. & Rielley, K.J. Study of the impacts of regulations affecting the acceptance of Integrated Community Energy Systems: public utility, energy facility siting and municipal franchising regulatory programs in Alabama. Preliminary background report, report, January 1, 1980; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1092248/: accessed September 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.