RD43 - Clean Energy Advisory Board Annual Report – January 8, 2020

Executive Summary:

In 2019 the Virginia General Assembly passed HB 2741 establishing the Clean Energy Advisory Board (the “Board") as an advisory board in the executive branch of the state government. The stated purpose of the Board is to establish a pilot program (“Program") for disbursing loans or rebates for the installation of solar energy infrastructure in low-income and moderate-income households through the “Low-to-Moderate Income Solar Loan and Rebate Fund" (the “Fund"). The enabling legislation requires the Board to prepare and submit to the Governor and the General Assembly an annual report for publication as a report document, which shall include an executive summary of the interim activity and work of the Board.

The Board held its first meeting in Richmond, Virginia on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 and elected officers.