Environmental Impact Statements (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Minnesota|
|Name||Environmental Impact Statements (Minnesota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|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|
|Program Administrator||Relevant Government Agency|
These regulations apply to any actions or projects wholly or partially conducted, permitted, assisted, financed, regulated, or approved by units of government including the federal government. When such a project or activity has the potential for significant environmental impacts, the responsible government agency must prepare a detailed environmental impact report prior to authorization. The report will be used in the decision-making process regarding the relevant action or project. Specific regulations pertaining to Environmental Impact.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Minn. Stat. 116D.040-045|
|Authority 2:||Minnesota Administrative Rules 4410.2000-3200|