Environment and Energy CommitteeSenator Marty, Chair Tuesday, March 19, 201312:00 p.m.
Room 107 Capitol
meeting will recess and reconvene at 6:00 p.m.in room 107
I. Call to Order II. SF1092 (Saxhaug) Fugitive emissions rule modification.a. Michael Twite, Environmental Manager, Magnetation, Inc.III. SF1040 (Hawj) Gas utility infrastructure cost recovery modifications.a. Rick Evans, Xcel Energy, Director of Government Affairs, XcelEnergyb. Paul Lehman, Energy Regulatory Department, Xcel Energyc. Grania McKiernan, Manager, MN Government Affairs of ExcelEnergyd. Bill Heaney, IBEW State CouncilIV. SF883 (Hoffman) Public utility transmission costs recovery regulation;transmission projects advance determination of prudence requirement.a. Rick Evans, Xcel EnergyV. SF1104 (Koenen) Public utility emission reduction projects costrecovery.a. Loren Laugtug, Otter Tail Power CompanyVI. SF1011 (Dibble) Clean energy resources teams activities fundingrequirementa. Diana McKeown, Metro CERT Director b. Lissa Pawlisch, Statewide CERT Director VII. SF1135 (Dibble) Energy conservation and savings policy goalsexpansion.a. Sheldon Strom, President, Center for Energy and EnvironmentVIII. SF1121 (Dibble) Local government energy improvement program termdefinitions modifications.