STATE OF MINNESOTA FIFTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION
JOB GROWTH & ENERGY AFFORDABILITY
POLICY & FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair of the Job Growth & Energy Affordability Policy & Finance Committee, called the fifth meeting to order at 12:45 p.m. on Monday, January 26, 2015, in Room 10 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Representative Garofalo called the meeting to order at 12:45 p.m. A quorum was present.
Representative Loonan moved to approve the minutes from the previous hearing. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Beth Soholt, Wind on the Wires; Shanelle Evens Montana, EDF Renewables; Dave Easler, Vestas; Jeremy Wacker, Blattner Energy; Betsy Engelking, Geronimo Energy; Peter Nelson, Center of the American Experiment; Kristi Rosenquist, Citizen Energy Activist; Julie Pierce, Minnesota Power; Jon Brekke, Great River Energy; presented an overview of wind energy issues.
Representative Garofalo announced that the committee will hold two off-site hearings at the St. Paul RiverCentre on February 2nd and in Willmar on February 9th.
The meeting was adjourned at 2:32 p.m.
Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair
Jonathan Fortner, Committee Legislative Assistant