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H.R.2689: Energy Savings Through Public-Private Partnerships Act of 2014

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about energy
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Sponsor Cory Gardner, R-Colo.
Total Cosponsors 55 (36 Democrats, 19 Republicans)
Introduced July 16, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 19, 2014
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Bill Summary

Energy Savings Through Public-Private Partnerships Act of 2014 - Amends the National Energy Conservation Policy Act (NECPA) to revise requirements for energy savings performance contracts. (These contracts allow federal agencies to work with private contractors on energy efficiency upgrades to federal facilities.)

Directs each federal facility energy manager to provide an explanation regarding life cycle cost-effective measures that have not been implemented as part of the web-based compliance certification system. (Life cycle costs are the total cost of owning, operating, and maintaining a building over its useful life.)

Requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to report to the President and Congress on each agency's energy savings performance contracts and utility energy service contracts, including their investment value and their energy savings.

Expands the kinds of energy conservation measures that may be implemented under the contracts by including thos...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 19, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 467.
Nov. 19, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 113-627.
April 30, 2014 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
April 30, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 29, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 19, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power.
July 16, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.