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S.F. No. 2471 - Solar Generation on Closed Landfill Study
Author: Senator Eric R. Pratt
Prepared By: Carlon D. Fontaine, Senate Counsel (651/296-4395)
Date: March 26, 2019


Section 1Solar generation on closed landfill properties; study.  Requires the Environmental Quality Board (EQB) to conduct a study on the feasibility of locating solar photovoltaic devices on land that is in enrolled in the Pollution Control Agency’s closed landfill program, including a description of the regulatory process and a cost-benefit analysis. Requires the EQB to submit the study to the legislature by an unspecified date.

Section 2Appropriation.  Appropriates an unspecified amount from the general fund for the study under section 1.


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