State of Minnesota Thirteenth Meeting
House of Representatives Eighty-Sixth Session
Energy Finance and Policy Division
Representative Bill Hilty, Chair, called the thirteenth meeting to order at about 2:50 PM on March 2, 2009 in the Basement hearing room of the State office Building.
The Clerk noted the roll.
Kulick Jackson, Gail
A quorum was present.
Rep. Gunther moved approval of the minutes of February 25, 2009. The motion prevailed.
HF1078 (Thissen) Renewable production of thermal energy policy established.
The Chair moved HF1078 be recommended to pass and placed on the General Register.
Rep. Thissen explained the bill.
Testifying in favor of the bill:
Mr. Anders Rydaker, President & CEO
651-297-8955 (w) | 651-221-0353 (fax) |
Hans O. Nyman Energy Center, 76 Kellogg Boulevard West, St. Paul, MN 55102-1611 | 651-297-8955
Mr. Mario Monesterio, Principal
651-815-4045 (w) | 651-428-8397 (c) | 651-825-0069 (fax) |
7699 Anagram Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344 | 952-697-5700
Handout: Westwood Renewables Testimony
Mr. Dale Wahlstrom, CEO
Biobusiness Alliance of Minnesota
952-746-3816 (w) | 651-276-5735 (c) | 952-542-3088 (fax) |
1550 Utica Ave S, Suite 740, St. Louis Park, MN 55416 | 952-746-03847
Handout: BioBusiness Alliance, Destination 2025, Implementing the Recommendations
Rep. Hackbarth moved to table the bill and asked for a roll call vote.
Rep. Hackbarch withdrew his motion.
The Chair renewed his motion that HF1078 be recommended to pass and placed on the General Register. The motion prevailed. The bill was passed.
HF461 (Welti) Farm or ranch natural gas sales exempted from surcharges for utility low-income affordability programs
Rep. Welti explained HF461, which will be heard at the next meeting.
4:23 PM - The meeting was adjourned.
Westwood Renewables Testimony, (h1078_001_westwood.pdf
BioBusiness Alliance, Destination 2025, Implementing the Recommendations, (h1078_003_biobusiness.pdf
Destination 2025 (p. 9-13), (h1078_002_Destination_2025.pdf
Representative Bill Hilty, Chair
Committee Legislative Assistant