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Energy Finance and Policy Division

Fifth Meeting

2007-2008 Regular Session - Monday, January 29, 2007

State of Minnesota Fifth Meeting
House of Representatives Eighty-Fifth Session

Energy Finance and Policy Division


Representative Bill Hilty, Chair, unofficially called the fifth meeting to order at 2:17 PM on January 29, 2007 in Room 200 of the State office Building.

The Clerk noted the roll.

Members present:

Hilty, Bill
Ruud, Maria
Westrom, Torrey
Beard, Michael
Bly, David
Brynaert, Kathy
Gardner, Paul
Gunther, Bob
Hackbarth, Tom
Hoppe, Joe
Johnson, Sheldon
Kalin, Jeremy
Knuth, Kate
Magnus, Doug
Nornes, Bud
Ozment, Dennis
Peterson, Aaron
Sailer, Brita
Slocum, Linda
Wagenius, Jean
Welti, Andy

A quorum was not present.

A quorum was present at 2:22 PM.

Hilty officially called the meeting to order at 2:31 PM

Representative Gardner moved that the minutes of January 24, 2007 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Testimony on electric transmission:
J. Moeller, Vice President, Transmission Asset Management, Midwest ISO, 651-632-8440.
Mike Michaud, Consultant for Community Based Energy Development Group (C-BED), 802 290th ST, Maiden Rock, WI, 54750.
Dan Juhl, C-BED, 996 190th Ave, C-BED, Woodstock, MN, 56186, 507-777-4310.
Beth Soholt, Director, Wind on the Wires, 1619 Dayton Ave, #203, St. Paul, MN 55104, 651-644-3400.
Carol A. Overland, Attorney, PO Box 176, Red Wing, MN 55066, 612-227-8638.

The meeting was adjourned at 3:55 PM.
Representative Bill Hilty, Chair

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06:22 - Beginning of audio of the meeting (room audio was not turned on until this point).
Continuing testimony on Minnesota's transmission system.
Runs 1 hour, 34 minutes.

Continuing testimony on Minnesota's transmission system