State of Minnesota Sixth Meeting
House of Representatives Eighty-Fifth Session
Energy Finance and Policy Division
Representative Bill Hilty, Chair, called the sixth meeting to order at 2:20 PM on January 31, 2007 in Room 200 of the State office Building.
The Clerk noted the roll.
A quorum was present.
Representative Bly moved approval of the minutes from the January 29, 2007. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Overview of CapX 2020:
Terry Grove, Co-Executive Director of Regional Transmission Development, CapX 2020, 763-241-2246.
H.F. 4 (Peterson, A.): Renewable energy standard established.
Representative Peterson moved that H.F. 4 be recommended to pass and referred to the General Register.
Representative Peterson presented H.F. 4.
Testifying in favor of the bill:
Michael Noble, Executive Director, Fresh Energy, 651-226-7563. Spoke on behalf of Clean Energy Minnesota
John Dunlop, Technical Outreach Representative, American Wind Energy Association, 612-377-3270.
Doug Fredrickson, V.P. of Energy, DH Blattner and Sons Construction, Avon, MN, 320-356-7351.
Charlie Olson, United Steelworkers, 218-744-2757.
Jerry Fallos, Blue Green Alliance, 218-744-2757.
Brent Bergland, Director of Business Development, M.A. Mortenson Company, 763-287-5644.
The meeting was adjourned at 3:45 PM.
Representative Bill Hilty, Chair
Committee Legislative Assistant