DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Low carbon and noncarbon dioxide emitting power plants. Provides that: (1) low carbon dioxide emitting or noncarbon dioxide emitting energy production or generating facilities, including nuclear power plants; and (2) purchases of energy produced by such facilities; qualify for the financial incentives available for clean coal and energy projects. Provides that a combined heat and power facility qualifies as a renewable energy resource for purposes of the statute that provides financial incentives for clean coal and energy projects. Provides that an eligible business may recover qualified utility system expenses, which include specified preconstruction costs, associated with a: (1) new energy production or generating facility; or (2) low carbon dioxide emitting or noncarbon dioxide emitting energy production or generating facility. Makes technical changes.