Skip to comments.New Public Utilities Commission Chair Appointed (MN)
Posted on 03/18/2011 2:02:39 PM PDT by WOBBLY BOB
New Public Utilities Commission Chair Appointed: Governor Dayton has named Senator Ellen Anderson as the new Chair of the Public Utilities Commission. The five-member Public Utilities Commission regulates rates for electric and natural gas utilities and permits new power plants, electric transmission lines, and pipelines.
Sen. Anderson (DFL-St. Paul/Falcon Heights) is currently the ranking minority member on the Senates Energy and Utilities Committee and was formerly the Chair of the Senate Energy, Environment and Natural Resources finance committee. Her nomination is subject to confirmation by the state Senate.
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