Home Sessions Committee Streaming This is the notification div House Public Utilities, Energy, and Technology Committee - February 08, 2018 450 State Capitol Participate in Virtual Meeting Option to provide public comment (at committee chair's discretion) Video for all meetings Requires submitting name to join meeting Live Audio/Video No option to provide public comment Audio only for meetings in House 30, Senate 210, and State Capitol 445; video for all other meetings Does not require submitting name to listen to/watch meeting Additional Information Follow Along Display documents automatically as they are discussed This meeting is not currently streaming. Markers Agenda Docs Downloads Make Clip Recording 1 Chair Nelson called the meeting to order at 3:47 p.m. Rep. Handy moved to approve the minutes of the January 24, 2018, meeting. H.B. 261 Renewable Energy Amendments (Knotwell, J.) Rep. Knotwell presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. Mark Whitney, Commissioner, Beaver County, and Mr. Jon Cox, Vice President of Government Affairs, Rocky Mountain Power. Mr. Whitney also spoke in favor of the bill for the Utah Association of Counties. Mr. Lincoln Shurtz, representing Enyo Renewable Energy, spoke in favor of the bill. Mr. Tom Westmoreland, Mayor, Eagle Mountain, spoke in favor of the bill. Mr. Ryan Evans, President, Utah Solar Energy Association, spoke to the bill. Ms. Michelle Beck, Director, Utah Office of Consumer Services, spoke to the bill. Ms. Kelly Francone, Executive Directive, Utah Association of Energy Users, spoke to the bill. Mr. Kent Wilson, Commissioner, Emery County, spoke in favor of the bill. Mr. Ryan Creamer, CEO, sPower, spoke to the bill. Rep. Maloy moved to hold H.B. 261. Rep. Maloy's motion to hold H.B. 261 H.B. 318 Stray Current or Voltage Remediation Act (Handy, S.) Rep. Handy presented the bill with the assistance of: Mr. Dan Eldredge, General Manager, Intermountain Power Agency; Dr. Douglas Reinemann, Associate Dean for Extension and Outreach, University of Wisconsin; and Ms. Amanda Smith, attorney, Holland & Hart. Mr. Mike Kohler, Executive Director, Dairy Producers of Utah, spoke in favor of the bill with some reservations. Mr. Sterling Brown, Utah Farm Bureau, spoke in favor of the bill. Rep. Christofferson moved to pass H.B. 318 out favorably. Rep. Chew moved to amend H.B. 318 with Amendment #2. Rep. Christofferson moved to pass H.B. 318 out favorably as amended. Rep. Christofferson's motion to pass H.B. 318 out favorably as amended Rep. Chew moved to adjourn. Chair Nelson adjourned the meeting at 5:32 p.m. H.B. 261H.B. 261 H.J.R. 10H.J.R. 10 H.B. 318H.B. 318 AgendaAgenda MINUTESMINUTES HB0261HB0261 HJR010HJR010 HB0318HB0318 Recording 1 - Low Quality Start with offset Position: (Seconds) Get Current Position End with offset Position: (Seconds) Get Current Position Clip URL: Copy Resize Audio/Video Player Having trouble listening? Try our troubleshooting page.