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Energy and Climate Finance and Policy Division

FOURTH MEETING

2019-2020 Regular Session - January 24, 2019

STATE OF MINNESOTA FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION

ENERGY AND CLIMATE FINANCE & POLICY DIVISION

MINUTES

Representative Jean Wagenius, Chair of the Energy and Climate Finance & Policy Division, called the first meeting to order at 9:47 A.M. on, January 24, 2019, in room 120 of the Capitol Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll. A quorum was present.

Members present:
Wagenius, Jean, Chair
Long, Jamie, Vice-Chair
Swedzinski, Chris, Republican Lead
Acomb
Baker
Bierman
Boe
Christensen
Halverson
Hornstein
Mahoney
Mekeland
Rarick
Stephenson

Members excused:
Garofalo

Representative Christenson moved adoption of the January 22, 2019 minutes.
THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Dr. Ned Mohan, University of Minnesota Department of Power Electronics and Systems, introduced himself and the speakers and presented to the committee on integrating renewables into electric power systems.

Mark Ahlstrom, NextEra Energy Resources, WindLogics, presented to the committee on the integration of renewables.

Jukka Kukkonen, PlugInConnect, presented to the committee on electric vehicles.

The meeting adjourned at 11:19 A.M.





Rep. Jean Wagenius, Chair





Zachary Zimmerman
Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
House TV Video:
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Introductory comments.
01:41 - Electrical power systems: how they work; present status in Minnesota; and our future with renewables.
- Doctor Ned Mohan, University of Minnesota.
- Mark Ahlstrom, NextEra Energy Resources, WindLogics.
- Jukka Kukkonen, PlugInConnect.
Runs 1 hour, 31 minutes.


Electrical Power Systems - How they work, present status in Minnesota and our future with renewables
Dr. Ned Mohan, University of Minnesota
Mark Ahlstrom, NextEra Energy Resources, WindLogics
Jukka Kukkonen, PlugInConnect