2021 - Senate Bill 68 (Becker, Josh), Building Electrification and Electric Vehicle Charging (Chaptered)
Energy, Low and Zero Emission Vehicles and Infrastructure
Office of Legislative Affairs
Requires the California Energy Commission to develop and publish guidance on best practices to help reduce barriers for building owners to transition to electric equipment and appliances, and install electric vehicle charging equipment. The bill also authorizes awarding of moneys from an existing grant program, funded by surcharges on energy ratepayer utility bills, for technological advancements that reduce the costs of electrifying building-related applications.