The Oklahoma Clean Energy Independence Commission was created as a result of Senate Bill 953. Enacted in 2009, the purpose of the Commission is to assist the state and the nation in an effort to achieve a goal of clean energy independence within the next five years.
The Commission is chaired by the Oklahoma Secretary of Energy and Commissioners are appointed by the Governor, the President Pro Tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House.
Members of the Oklahoma Clean Energy Commission are:
C. Michael Ming, Oklahoma Secretary of Energy
Phyllis E. Bernard, Southwest Power Pool
Dan Ellis, ClimateMaster
Steven L. Fate, Public Service Company of Oklahoma
Sean Finnerty, Competitive Power Ventures
Mike Ming, Research Partnership to Secure Energy for America
David Myers, Senator, District 20
Max Myers, Oklahoma Gas and Electric
Tom Price, Chesapeake Energy Corporation
Steve Rhines, The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation
Tom Schroedter, Hall Estill
Raman Singh, Oklahoma State University
JD Strong, Oklahoma Secretary of Environment