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​​December 14-15, 2017​​​​ / Boardman / Meeting Minutes

 Meeting Audio​​
​Item A: Proposed 2018 Meeting Dates
Item B: Boardman Solar Energy Facility, Public Hearing on the Draft Proposed Order
Item D: Summit Ridge Wind Farm, Information Hearing on Transfer Request
Item E: Summit Ridge Wind Farm, Presentation on Transfer Request
Item G: Rulemaking: Public Health and Safety Standards for Wind Facilities
Item H: Rulemaking: Carbon Dioxide, Phase Two
Item I: Rulemaking: Council's 2018 Rulemaking Schedule
Item J: Annual Agenda Topics
Item K: Election of Officers

Item L: Boardman Solar Energy Facility, Council Review of the Draft Proposed Order

​October 19, 2017 / Portland / Meeting Minutes​

Meeting Audio​
​Item B: Rulemaking: Amendment Process
Item D: Financial Assurance Update
Item E: Nolin Hills Wind Project, Appointment of Special Advisory Group
Item F: Eugene to Medford Transmission Line, Appointment of Special Advisory Group
Item G: Boardman Solar Energy, Hearing Officer Appointment
​September 21-22, 2017 / Boardman / Meeting Minutes

Meeting Audio​
​Item B & F: Carbon Dioxide Rulemaking - Phase 1
Item C & G: Structural, Geologic, and Seismic Rulemaking
Item D: Amendment Processes Rulemaking Update
Item E: The Climate Trust Financial Audit Update
Item H: Wind Specific Public Health & Safety Rulemaking
Item I: Mist Underground Natural Gas Storage Facility, Temporary Order on Amendment 12: Requests for Contested Case
Item L: Montague Wind Power Facility Pre-Construction Update
August 18, 2017 / Teleconference / Meeting Minutes

Meeting Audio

​Item B: Structural and Geologic Rulemaking Update
Item C: Carbon Dioxide Rulemaking - Phase 1 Update
Item D: Mist Underground Natural Gas Storage Facility - Council Review of Request for Amendment 12 and Proposed Order on Amendment 12

​July 27-28, 2017 / Hood River / Meeting Minutes - Agenda Items I & J only​

Meeting Audio:

Item B: Wheatridge Wind Energy Facility Hearing
Item C: Wheatridge Wind Energy Presentation
Item D: Montague Wind Power Facility
Item E: Public Guide
Item F: Compliance Update Presentation​
Item G: Amendment Rulemaking Background
  • (See Staff Report under Agenda J)
Item I: Amendment Rulemaking Hearing
Item J: Amendment Rulemaking Hearing / Action​

Thursday's PowerPoint Presentation
Friday's PowerPoint Presentation​

​June 23, 2017 / Salem / Meeting Minutes

Meeting Audio

​Item B: Avangrid Solar Project Declaratory Ruling Hearing
Item C: Montague Wind Power Facility

​May 25-26, 2017 / Salem​
Meeting Minutes
Item A: Consent Calendar
Annual Wildlife Monitoring Reports for Public Comment
Item H: Amendment Process Rulemaking (Complete Packet)
​April 28, 2017 / Boardman
Meeting Minutes​

​Item B: Fish and Wildlife Habitat Mitigation Policy Presentation

Item C: Wheatridge Proposed Contested Case 

  • Staff Report
  • Staff Presentation (see PowerPoint Presentation below)​

Item D: Wheatridge Draft Final Order  

Item F: Amendment Rulemaking (Staff Report and attachments)

Item G: Financial Assurance Staff Report​

PowerPoint Presentation

March 23, 2​017 / Teleconference​
Meeting Minutes​​
Item B: Avan​grid Declaratory Ruling​
Item C: Boardman to Hemingway Use of Consultant​
Feb. 23-24, 2017 / The Dalles
Meeting Minutes​​​
Item B: Wheatridge
Item C: Sage-Grouse Rulemaking
Item G: Golden Hills
Item H​: Amendment Rulemaking​
Jan. 19, 2017 / Salem
Meeting Minutes​

​​​Item C: Staff Report
Item E: Staff Report​
Item I: Presentation
Item J: Staff Report
Item K: Staff Report
Item L: Staff Report
Item M: Staff Report
Nov. 3-4, 2016 / The Dalles​
Meeting Minutes​
​Item B1: Staff Report
Item C1: Staff Report
Item D1: Staff Report
Item E: Presentation
Item B2: Staff Report
Item C2: Staff Report
Please contact us to request copies of older meeting materials.

2018 EFSC Meeting Dates*
January 18-19 (cancelled)
February 22-23
March 22-23
April 26-27
May 24-25
June 28-29
July TBA
August 23-24
September 27-28
October 25-26
November 15-16
December 13-14
* Subject to change

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