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Minnesota Legislature
2015-2016 Regular Session

TENTH MEETING - Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance

February 10, 2015

STATE OF MINNESOTA TENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION

JOB GROWTH & ENERGY AFFORDABILITY
POLICY & FINANCE COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Dave Baker, Vice Chair of the Job Growth & Energy Affordability Policy & Finance Committee, began the meeting at 6:01 P.M. on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, in Room 200 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


GAROFALO, Pat
BAKER, Dave
MAHONEY, Tim
CLARK, Karen
GUNTHER, Bob
HORTMAN, Melissa
JOHNSON, Sheldon
LOONAN, Bob
METSA, Jason
NEWBERGER, Jim
O’NEILL, Marion
SCOTT, Peggy
SIMONSON, Erik
VOGEL, Bob
WAGENIUS, Jean


Members excused:


FABIAN, Dan
ISAACSON, Jason
SMITH, Dennis
SWEDZINSKI, Chris


A quorum was not present.

Representative Baker called the meeting officially to order at 6:22 P.M. A quorum was present.

Representative Garofalo moved to approve the minutes from the previous hearing. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Bob Eleff, Research Analyst at the Minnesota House of Representatives; Doug Larson, Vice President of Regulatory Services at the Dakota Electric Association; Joel Johnson, Minnesota Rural Electric Association; Betsy Engleking, Geronimo Energy and Rick Evans, Director of Regional Government Affairs at Xcel Energy gave overview of solar energy issues in Minnesota.

The meeting was adjourned at 8:01 P.M.




Representative Baker, Vice Chair




Jonathan Fortner, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Overview of Solar Energy Issues in Minnesota

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