Lignite Energy Council Speaking Engagement

Lignite Energy Council Speaking Engagement

Annual Meeting Theme: Coal keeps the lights on

Thursday, October 2, 2014
7:30 a.m. Registration Continues
8:00 a.m. CoalPAC Breakfast – All Lignite Energy Council Members Welcome
9:30 a.m. Coffee Break - Exhibit Areas
10:00 a.m. Next steps in ND lignite generation – Chuck McConnell, Rice University
11: 00 a.m. Update and critique of EPA’s 111-D rule for existing power plants – Mike Nasi,
Gulf Coast Lignite
11:45 a.m. Break
12:00 p.m. Luncheon – Master of Ceremonies: Mac McLennan, Chairman of the Board
Remarks by Jack Dalrymple, Governor of North Dakota (invited)
1:00 p.m. Dessert – Exhibit Areas
1:30 p.m. Election of Reserve Holder and Contractor/Supplier Representatives to the Board of Directors
1:40 p.m. Mine and Plant Updates for 2015
Moderator: TBD
Milton R. Young Station, Minnkota Power
Stanton Station, Coal Creek Station & Spiritwood Station, Great River Energy
Great Plains Synfuels Plant, Basin Electric
Leland Olds Station, Basin Electric
Antelope Valley Station, Basin Electric
Coyote Station, Otter Tail Power Company
R.M. Heskett Station, MDU
SaskPower Plants, SaskPower
Falkirk Mine, The Falkirk Mining Co.
Freedom Mine, The Coteau Properties Co.
Center Mine, BNI Coal, Ltd.
3:00 p.m. Individual Company Sessions (Procurement Personnel from plants and mines will be available to visit with you)
4:00 p.m. Annual Meeting Adjourns


Thu, Oct. 2, 2014
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central


Lignite Energy Council
Bismarck, ND
United States