An Act To Require the Efficiency Maine Trust To More Effectively Administer Funds
Sec. 1. 35-A MRSA §10105, sub-§8 is enacted to read:
Sec. 2. 35-A MRSA §10153, sub-§1, as enacted by PL 2009, c. 591, §1, is amended to read:
(1) Meets or exceeds applicable United States Environmental Protection Agency and United States Department of Energy Energy Star program or similar energy efficiency standards established or approved by the trust; or
(2) Involves weatherization of residential, commercial or industrial property in a manner approved by the trust; or
1. Prohibits the Efficiency Maine Trust from expending state funds on any energy efficiency or renewable energy program or project for a consumer that will result in any greater costs to that consumer; and
2. Modifies the definition of "energy savings improvement" under the PACE program to include an upgrade of any heating equipment that will result in increased energy efficiency.