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Renewable Energy—Electricity (Water Heaters and Phantom Certificates) Bill 2010


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
MILNE, Sen Christine

Summary

The bill: requires the minister to develop a scheme to support solar hot water systems and heat pump hot water systems by 1 July 2011; requires the minister to ensure the phasing-out of electric resistance water heaters by 30 June 2012; and amends the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 to require that the number of renewable energy certificates (RECs) created by solar hot water systems, heat pump hot water systems and ‘phantom RECs’ must be added to the subsequent year’s renewable energy target.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 24/02/10  
Second reading moved 24/02/10  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes