Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A. to Host New Jersey State Senator Bob Smith at New Jersey State Bar Association Public Utility Law Section Kick-Off Meeting

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A., Woodbridge, New Jersey

Barbara Koonz will welcome New Jersey State Senator Bob Smith, 17th Legislative District, at the New Jersey State Bar Association Public Utility Law Section (PULS) kick-off meeting, which will take place at the Woodbridge office of Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A. Senator Bob Smith, also Chairman of the Senate Environment and Energy Committee, will discuss the community solar bill during a presentation entitled “Community Solar and New Jersey Clean Energy Initiatives .” Sponsored by him and signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy earlier this year, the bill is part of the administration’s broader legislative initiative to establish New Jersey’s leadership in the development of clean energy sources. During his presentation, Senator Smith will explore the impact of the legislation on New Jersey’s renewable energy programs and electric public utilities to advance the State’s clean energy economy and extend the cost-saving benefits of renewable energy for communities and businesses throughout the State.

The audience will include PULS members such as attorneys from the State’s regulatory agencies, general counsel to the State’s public utilities, energy service companies, and private firms.

This program has been approved for 1.2 hours of total CLE for New Jersey, 1.0 hours of non-transitional professional practice credit for New York, and 1.0 substantive credit for a fee for Pennsylvania.