2020 - Senate Bill 858 (Beall, Jim), Thermal Powerplant Licensing Exemption for Emergency Backup and Standby Generators at Data Centers (Dead)
Air Quality and Emissions, Enforcement and Penalties, Local Air Districts
Office of Legislative Affairs
Would have excluded backup power generation of 50 megawatts or larger used at data centers from California Energy Commission licensing requirements. Was not heard in the Senate Energy, Utilities, and Communications Committee.