Legislation passed in 2013 requires a Renewable Energy Integration and Transmission Study (MN Laws 2013, Chapter 85 HF 729, Article 12, Section 4). The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has ordered all Minnesota electric utilities and transmission companies to participate in the study (Docket No. E-999/CI-13-486).
Key points of the statute include:
Schedule for the integration and transmission study:
Study Overview (4/24/14 | .pdf)
Renewable Energy Integration and Transmission Study Stakeholders memo (08/09/13 | .pdf)
Please send comments on MRITS to REintegration.Energy@state.mn.us.