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File #: Int 1593-2019    Version: * Name: Direct the mayor’s office of sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage are practical on Rikers Island.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 6/13/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to direct the mayor's office of sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage are practical on Rikers Island.
Sponsors: Costa G. Constantinides, Helen K. Rosenthal, Justin L. Brannan, Karen Koslowitz, Ben Kallos, Diana Ayala , Stephen T. Levin, Antonio Reynoso, Brad S. Lander, Margaret S. Chin, Carlos Menchaca, Peter A. Koo, Carlina Rivera , Keith Powers , Fernando Cabrera , Donovan J. Richards, Ritchie J. Torres, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Daniel Dromm , Robert F. Holden, Paul A. Vallone, Mark Levine, James G. Van Bramer, Kalman Yeger , Mark Gjonaj , Bill Perkins, Barry S. Grodenchik, Mark Treyger, Vanessa L. Gibson, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Mathieu Eugene, Inez D. Barron, Alan N. Maisel, Laurie A. Cumbo, Rory I. Lancman, Deborah L. Rose, Adrienne E. Adams, Alicka Ampry-Samuel , Francisco P. Moya, Eric A. Ulrich
Council Member Sponsors: 40
Summary: This local law requires that the department undertake a feasibility study designed to ascertain whether different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage are practical on Rikers Island
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1593, 2. Int. No. 1593, 3. June 13, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6-13-19, 5. Minutes of the Recessed Meeting of May 29, 2019 Held on June 13, 2019, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - June 13, 2019, 7. Committee Report 1/29/20, 8. Hearing Testimony 1/29/20, 9. Hearing Transcript 1/29/20
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
1/29/2020*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/29/2020*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/13/2019*Costa G. Constantinides City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/13/2019*Costa G. Constantinides City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1593

 

By Council Members Constantinides, Rosenthal, Brannan, Koslowitz, Kallos, Ayala, Levin, Reynoso, Lander, Chin, Menchaca, Koo, Rivera, Powers, Cabrera, Richards, Torres, Rodriguez, Dromm, Holden, Vallone, Levine, Van Bramer, Yeger, Gjonaj, Perkins, Grodenchik, Treyger, Gibson, Cornegy, Eugene, Barron, Maisel, Cumbo, Lancman, Rose, Adams, Ampry-Samuel, Moya and Ulrich

 

A Local Law to direct the mayor’s office of sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage are practical on Rikers Island.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. The Director of the Mayors’ Office of Sustainability, or such other agency or city official as the mayor shall designate, shall conduct a feasibility study to evaluate the economic costs, value, rate of return and sustainability of constructing renewable energy sources combined with battery storage facilities on Rikers Island.  Within 12 months after this local law takes, the Director, or other agency or official designated by the mayor, shall submit a feasibility report including findings and recommendations to the mayor and the speaker of the council and such report shall be made publicly available on the city’s website.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately upon enactment and expires and is deemed repealed after the submission of the report due.

 

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LS # 10,848

5/13/19