The proposal was attached to legislation to block cities from adopting policies to transition from natural gas heating.
Any changes in the wake of the alleged $60 million Householder conspiracy will ultimately depend on voters, advocates say.
Jason Holsman, a former Democratic state lawmaker, was appointed to the Public Service Commission in January.
Gabe Chan, an assistant professor at the University of Minnesota, seeks to connect research with public policy.
“It’s as pivotal a moment as when we went from horses to cars,” says first-term state Sen. Mallory McMorrow.