Legislative Memos

Posted on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 5:50 PM
The primary goal of the Independent Power Producers of New York, Inc. (IPPNY) is to promote fair, fully competitive electric markets in New York State. In furtherance of this goal, IPPNY supports the following: "- Fair competition among wholesale and retail suppliers of electricity and among generators and all electric resource alternatives including renewable, fossil-fueled, nuclear, distributed energy resources, and conservation technologies; "- Regulatory certainty that enables power generators to plan for the future and finance new or repowered electric generating facilities, and ensuring consistency with the competitive energy marketplace in relation to incentives for power plant investments and for assisting communities impacted by power plant closures; "- Fair tax treatment of New York power facilities, including in the areas of property tax, the Corporate Franchise Tax, and benefits to manufacturers, as well as the continuation of previously enacted tax relief;
Posted on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 12:00 PM
The primary goal of the Independent Power Producers of New York, Inc. (IPPNY) is to promote fair, fully competitive electric markets in New York State.
Posted on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 12:00 PM
The Independent Power Producers of New York, Inc. (IPPNY) is a trade association representing companies involved in the development of electric generating facilities, the generation, sale, and marketing of electric power, and the development of natural gas facilities in the State of New York. IPPNY Member companies produce approximately 75 percent of New York electric power.
Posted on Monday, June 11, 2012 at 12:00 PM
IPPNY strongly supports A.10530 (Morelle) / S.7391 (Maziarz). These bills would limit the use of eminent domain only to activities that achieve a public use, benefit or purpose that maximizes benefits to New York State.
Posted on Monday, June 4, 2012 at 2:15 PM
IPPNY strongly supports A.10530 (Morelle)/S.7391 (Maziarz). This bill would limit the use of eminent domain only to activities that achieve a public use, benefit or purpose that maximizes benefits to New York State. The legislation would prevent certain electric corporations from having the power of eminent domain: (1) those that seek, either through themselves or through one or more affiliated interests, to build or expand transmission lines connecting a location outside the territorial limits of the United States to a location within New York State and (2) those that seek, either through themselves or through one or more affiliated interests, to build or expand an electric generating facility outside the United States and to interconnect it to a location within the New York State.
Posted on Monday, May 14, 2012 at 10:10 AM
IPPNY strongly supports S.7391 (Maziarz). This bill would limit the use of eminent domain only to activities that achieve a public use, benefit or purpose that maximizes benefits to New York State.
Posted on Monday, March 5, 2012 at 10:22 AM
The primary goal of the Independent Power Producers of New York, Inc. (IPPNY) is to promote fair, fully competitive electric markets in New York State.
Posted on Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 10:25 AM
A.6114-C (Hevesi) / S.3872-C (Maziarz) - AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to requiring the development of a generation attribute tracking system by the New York state energy research and development authority
Posted on Monday, May 16, 2011 at 9:05 AM
A.7400 (Sweeney) - AN ACT to suspend hydraulic fracturing; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof
Posted on Monday, May 9, 2011 at 8:59 AM
A.7511 (Silver) - AN ACT to amend the real property tax law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to applications for tax abatements for industrial and commercial construction work on properties in a city of one million or more persons and to tax abatements for certain electricity generating facilities in such city