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Feb. 12 Stakeholder Meeting on EUI Efficiency Projects
Minnesota Ag Connection - 02/12/2018

The Minnesota Department of Commerce, GDS Associates, and the Center for Energy and Environment will host a third stakeholder meeting from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Feb. 12 at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul to explore barriers and opportunities to electric utility infrastructure (EUI) efficiency projects. The meeting will be a chance to hear from supply-side efficiency experts, network with peers in the energy industry, and help shape Minnesota's utility infrastructure efficiency policy. Presenters will include:

- Joe Paladino, Senior Advisor at the U.S. Department of Energy, will present an overview of national grid modernization efforts and how they relate to EUI opportunities and challenges.

- Kevin Lawless, Principal at The Forward Curve, will present ideas for how system efficiency metrics could be defined, measured, and applied to EUI goals and performance.

- Niels Malskær, Commercial Advisor at the Royal Danish Embassy, will highlight data and tools that Denmark has used to optimize its local grid.

- Anthony Fryer, Program Coordinator at the Minnesota Department of Commerce, will provide an overview of Commerce's proposed policy guidance for claiming EUI savings.

- Greg Anderson, Energy Efficiency Engineer at Otter Tail Power, will discuss process improvements that could help better connect EUI planning and energy efficiency activities.

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