CREA supports business and economic opportunities through renewable energy development in a competitive environment. We support use of free enterprise principles to create economically and environmentally responsible electric generation within the State of Oregon.

CREA Executive Committee Meeting + Budget Approval

Friday, June 11, 2021

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hybrid in person + Zoom video conf.

OSU Extension Burnet Bldg.  66365 Lonerock Road, Moro OR 97039 

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CREA Admin is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.


Topic: CREA Exec Committee Mtg.

Time: Jun 11, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


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Meeting ID: 944 9170 0780

Passcode: 071864

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For Minutes, Financials, Slide Presentations and any other materials, please visit our "Agenda, Minutes" Page. 

Executive Board Agenda

Friday, June 11: 10am-1:00pm 

OSU Extension Burnet Bldg.  66365 Lonerock Road, Moro OR 97039 

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  1. Call to Order/Open Agenda - Vice Chair, Ormand Hilderbrand

                         -  Roll Call/Introductions/Time set aside for issues not
                            presented on the agenda


 2.  Consent Agenda – Vice Chair Hilderbrand

                         - Approve Minutes: May 14, 2021

               - Accept Financials

               - Approve Letter of Engagement with Auditor


 3.   Law School Intern Introduction  - Devon Guyer, LC/CREA Intern 10:15


 4.   John Huffman (former State Rep. & Director USDA: Rural Development
       Oregon)                                      10:30


 5.   Snake River Dams -  Executive Director, Kurt Miller (Northwest River
       Partnership)                                 11:00                                                                      

 6.   Electric Tractors -  Sr. Energy Program Mngr, Briget Callahan (Sustainable
       NW)      11:30


 7.   Legislative Update - Executive Director Mike McArthur 


 8.   OPUC UPdate  -  Executive Director McArthur 


 9.   CREA Budget Discussion/Approval  -  Executive Director McArthur


 10.  Public Comment - Vice Chair Hilderbrand


 11.  Adjourn - Vice Chair Hilderbrand

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8% Mandate


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Community Renewables?


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