About the bill
H.R. 2786 promotes the development of small conduit hydropower facilities by requiring the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to determine whether a facility meets qualifying small conduit facility criteria within 30 days of receipt of a notice of intent to construct (down from 45 days in current law). The legislation also strikes the five megawatt cap on qualifying conduit hydropower facilities.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 19, 2017
Length: 2 pages
H.R. 2786 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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