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Energy Savings Goals (ESG) Study


Legislation passed in 2013 requires the Department of Commerce to conduct public meetings with stakeholders that results in a legislative report with recommendations on the statewide and Conservation Improvement Program (CIP) energy savings goals. Information on this legislation can be found in Minnesota Legislature House File 729 (HF729) 4th Engrossment, Article 12 Section 8. 

Energy Savings Goals (ESG) Study Stakeholder Engagement:

  • October 7, 2013 - Strawman proposals posted (Dates are tentative)

  • October 17, 2013 - Energy Savings Goals (ESG) Meeting 1 and Comments on strawman proposals due to Commerce (Dates are tentative)

  • October 21, 2013 - Technical Workgroup Meeting - Industrial Efficiency

  • October 23, 2013 - Technical Workgroup Meeting - Combined Heat and Power

  • October 25, 2013 - Technical Workgroup Meeting - Industrial Efficiency

  • October 28, 2013 - Technical Workgroup Meeting - Combined Heat and Power

  • November 4, 2013 - Stakeholder Meeting for General Public

  • January 15, 2014 - Report due to Legislature