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Energy and Climate Finance and Policy Division

TWENTY-SEVENTH HEARING

2019-2020 Regular Session - February 25, 2020

STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-SEVENTH HEARING
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 meeting to order at 9:46 A.M. on, February 25, 2020, 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
Hornstein
Jordan
Mekeland
Nelson
Stephenson

Members excused:
Garofalo
Mahoney


Representative Long moved adoption of the February 20, 2020 minutes.
THE MOTION PREVAILED.


HF3368 (Long) – Community solar garden program modified.

Representative Long moved that HF3368 be laid over for possible inclusion.

Representative Long moved the HF3368DE2 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Long moved the HF3368A19 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Testifying on HF3368:
Dr. Gabe Chan, University of Minnesota
David Schaffer, Minnesota Solar Energy Industries Association

Testifying from Xcel Energy on HF3368:
Rick Evans, Director of Public Affairs

Public Testifying on HF3368:
Timothy DenHerder-Thomas, Cooperative Energy Future
David Hauge, Resident of Minnetonka
Tim Braun, Energy & Facilities Manager, St. Paul Public Housing Authority
Julian White, Nokomis Partners

Representative Wagenius laid over HF3368 for possible inclusion.


The meeting adjourned at 11:31 A.M.







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Rep. Jean Wagenius, Chair




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Zachary Zimmerman
Committee Legislative Assistant





More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF3368 (Long) - Distributed solar generation tariff established, community solar garden program modified, and money appropriated.
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HF3368 (Long) Community solar garden program modified.
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HF3368 (Long) - Community solar garden program modified.

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