S.2048 - Joint Long-Term Storage Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME] (Introduced 06/28/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/09/2019 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy. Hearings held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2048 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/28/2019)
Joint Long-Term Storage Act of 2019
This bill requires the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) in the Department of Energy to establish a demonstration initiative composed of demonstration projects focused on the development of long-duration energy storage technologies.
As part of the initiative, ARPA-E must establish a joint program with the Department of Defense's Environmental Security Technology Certification Program office to (1) demonstrate promising long-duration energy storage technologies at different scales; and (2) help new, innovative long-duration energy storage technologies become commercially viable.