ENTITLED, An Act to
revise certain provisions defining renewable energy and recycled energy.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
be amended to read as follows:
For the purposes of §§ 49-34A-94 to 49-34A-96, inclusive, renewable electricity and
recycled energy include electricity generated from facilities using one or more of the following
Wind that uses wind as the source of energy to produce electricity;
Solar that uses the sun as the source of energy to produce electricity;
Hydroelectric that uses water as the source of energy to produce electricity;
Hydrogen that is generated from one of the sources listed in this section;
Biomass that uses agricultural crops and agricultural wastes and residues, wood and wood
wastes and residues, animal and other degradable organic wastes, or landfill gas as the
fuel to produce electricity;
Geothermal that uses energy contained in heat that continuously flows outward from the
earth as the source of energy to produce electricity; and
Recycled energy systems that produce electricity from currently unused waste heat
resulting from combustion or other processes and which do not use an additional
combustion process. The term does not include any system whose primary purpose is the
generation of electricity.
An Act to revise certain provisions defining renewable energy and recycled energy.
I certify that the attached
originated in the
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______
Received at this Executive Office
this _____ day of _____________ ,
20____ at ____________ M.
for the Governor
The attached Act is hereby
approved this ________ day of
______________ , A.D., 20___
STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
Office of the Secretary of State
Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.
Secretary of State
Asst. Secretary of State