may, 2019

tue21may7:30 am9:00 amEnergy Policy update with Kerri JohannsenMay Energy Breakfast at TBocks7:30 am - 9:00 am T-Bock's Underground, 206 W Water St, Decorah, IA 52101 Event Organized By: Winneshiek Energy District Age Range:AdultCost:Cost/Fee,Free/Small Donation

Event Details

The Monthly Energy Breakfast series put on by the Winneshiek Energy District welcomes Kerri Johannsen from the Iowa Environmental Council to Decorah on Tuesday, May 21.

Johannsen will join the local energy conservation at 7:30 AM at T-Bocks Sports Bar and Grill and share updates from this legislative session regarding clean and local energy. Register at by May 17th.

Johannsen will provide a review of activity from this spring’s legislative session including the recently defeated HF 699 “sunshine tax” bill, and legislative attempts at affecting electric vehicles and energy efficiency. She will discuss future legislative opportunities and what can citizens can do now.

Kerri Johannsen is Energy Program Director with the Iowa Environmental Council. She has over a decade of experience in energy policy, most recently serving as the Council’s Manager of Government Affairs, leading state-level legislative strategy.  She previously developed energy policy with the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee, administered the Iowa Power Fund for innovative clean energy projects, and worked as an analyst and Legislative Liaison with the Iowa Utilities Board before joining the Council in 2016.  

The program will also feature a short introduction to the “Replace Our Ride” crowdfunding campaign. The Campaign was launched by the energy district mid-April and aims to raise $9,000 by May 31st to purchase a safe, reliable vehicle for the Green Iowa AmeriCorps team.  Learn more at

The Winneshiek Energy District hosts free energy programming the third Tuesday of the month at T-Bock’s sports bar and grille. The event is free to attend and coffee and muffins will be available for purchase. To help with planning, please register at by Friday, May 17th.


(Tuesday) 7:30 am - 9:00 am


T-Bock's Underground

206 W Water St, Decorah, IA 52101


Winneshiek Energy DistrictKristin Eggen 217.5 W Water Street