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Energy Finance and Policy Division

Seventeenth Meeting

2007-2008 Regular Session - Monday, March 5, 2007

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

Energy Finance and Policy Division


Representative Bill Hilty, Chair, called the seventeenth meeting unofficial to order at 2:24 PM on March 5, 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.

HF1211 (Kalin) Energy savings activities required under the conservation investment program.

2:24 PM - Rep. Kalin presented HF 1221.

2:26 PM - A quorum was present.

2:28 PM - The chair official called the meeting to order.

Representative Ruud moved approval of the minutes of from March 2. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Testifying on HF1211:

2:29 PM - Ed Garvey, Deputy Commissioner of Commerce for Energy and Telecommunications, Department of Commerce.

2:45 PM -- Christy Brusven, Special Assistant, Department of Commerce; 85 7th Pl E, St. Paul; 651-282-5088.

2:51 PM - Rep. Kalin gave an overview of the delete everything amendment, which is expected to be introduced at the next committee meeting.

2:56 PM -- Jim Walters, Director of Customer Relations, Rochester Public Utilities.

3:19 PM -- Larry Johnson, Director of Corporate Development, Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency.

3:32 PM -- Suzanne Doyle, Manager, DSM Regulatory Strategy & Planning, Xcel Energy.

The meeting was adjourned at 3:51 PM.

Representative Bill Hilty, Chair

Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..

HF1221 (Kalin) Energy savings activities required under the conservation investment program. Discussion only. To get on the agenda please contact Andy Pomroy at or (651) 296-4180.