• Date Due: May 01, 2023
  • Author: State Corporation Commission
  • Enabling Authority: Chapter 70 Enactment Clause 1. (Regular Session, 2022)
  • Description:
    Report of the task force convened to analyze the life cycle of renewable energy facilities, including solar, wind, and battery storage components, including the (i) feasibility, costs, recycling and salvage opportunities, waste strategies, and liability for the decommissioning of materials; (ii) potential impacts of underground infrastructure post-decommissioning; (iii) potential impacts of the life cycle on farming, forestry, and sensitive wetlands; and (iv) potential beneficial economic impact of solar, wind, and battery storage development. [Reporting requirements of Chapter 69, Enactment Clause 1., 2022 Acts of Assembly, are identical.]