Honorable Troy Fraser, Chair, Senate Committee on Business & Commerce
John S. O'Brien, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB541 by Watson (Relating to incentives for Texas renewable energy jobs and manufacturing.), As Introduced
The bill would require the Public Utility Commission to adopt rules to create a "Made in Texas" renewable energy credit to provide incentives for generation equipment that is wholly produced or substantially transformed by a Texas workforce.
The Public Utility Commission indicates it could absorb the costs associated with implementing the provisions of the bill within its current resources.
473 Public Utility Commission of Texas
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