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Description of WorkDocument LinkDeadline for ResponsePublication Date
Criteria Pollution Externality Values Development and Expert Witness Testimony for Minnesota Contested Case Proceeding


Division of Energy Resources seeks proposals from organizations or individuals to develop environmental externality values for Sulfur Dioxide (SO2), Nitrogen Oxides (NOx), and Particulate Matter less than 2.5 microns (PM2.5) from Minnesota electric generators.  The Department is seeking a consultant to develop these environmental externality values and serve as the Department’s expert witness in a contested case proceeding before the Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings.

Deadlines

  • Proposals Due: February 02, 2015 - 11:59 p.m. CST
  • RFP Questions Due: January 12, 2015 - 11:59 p.m. CST
  • RFP Questions Response Posted: January 16, 2015

Support Documents

Questions and Responses
View Solicitation February 02, 2015 December 22, 2014
Expert Testimony on the U.S. Federal Social Cost of Carbon for Minnesota Contested Case Proceeding


Division of Energy Resources seeks proposals from organizations or individuals to serve as an expert witness on the U.S. federal government Social Cost of Carbon values.  The Department is seeking a consultant to serve as the Department’s expert witness in a contested case proceeding before the Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings on whether the Federal Social Cost of Carbon is reasonable and the best available measure to determine the environmental cost of CO2 under Minn. Stat. §216B.2422 and, if not, what measure is better supported by the evidence.

Deadlines

  • Proposals Due: February 02, 2015 - 11:59 p.m. CST
  • RFP Questions Due: January 12, 2015 - 11:59 p.m. CST
  • RFP Questions Response Posted: January 16, 2015

Support Documents

Questions and Responses
View Solicitation February 02, 2015 December 22, 2014


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