|HB 2995 - DIGEST|
|(SEE ALSO PROPOSED 1ST SUB)|
Modifies energy independence act provisions.
Finds and declares that: (1) Washington is the nation's leading producer of electricity from hydroelectric sources;
(2) Washington should continue its leadership in conservation, renewable energy, and climate change mitigation by increasing energy efficiency across the state and encouraging investment in the state's clean energy future; and
(3) Washington can promote energy independence, create high-quality jobs in the clean technology sector, maintain stable and affordable electric rates for customers, and protect clean air and water.