Alternative Energy Engineering Activity (Minnesota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Minnesota

Name Alternative Energy Engineering Activity (Minnesota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Industry Recruitment/Support
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Department of Commerce
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


This statute establishes an alternative energy engineering activity to provide on-site technical assistance for alternative energy and conservation projects; develop information materials and educational programs to meet the needs of engineers, technicians, developers, and others in the alternative energy field; conduct feasibility studies when the results of the studies would be of benefit to others working in the same area; facilitate development of energy projects through assistance in finding financing, meeting regulatory requirements, gaining public and private support, limited technical consultation, and similar forms of assistance; and work with and use the services of Minnesota design professionals.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Minn. Stat. 216C.261
Date Effective 1987
Date Enacted 1984