CEO’s Report: The Certainty of Regulation

CEO’s Report: The Certainty of Regulation

September 1, 2016 If there’s one certainty in the electric utility industry, it’s the uncertainty of regulation. Regulation is a reality we must live with, but because it is constantly changing and evolving, Read More
CEO’s Report: Partnering for progress in customer communities

CEO’s Report: Partnering for progress in customer communities

August 1, 2016 Listening to Don Macke speak at our Summer Conference about creating economic opportunities got me energized about development in our customer communities. He reminded me how important partnerships are in Read More
CEO’s Report: July 2016

CEO’s Report: July 2016

June 30, 2016 As Heartland staff prepares for our annual Summer Conference, taking place July 12, we look forward to the opportunity to visit with customers and provide useful information and ideas you Read More
CEO’s Report: June 2016

CEO’s Report: June 2016

June 1, 2016 We began working on Heartland’s strategic plan nearly one year ago, gathering employee and board input and putting together a general outline of the plan. After working on the plan Read More
CEO’s Report – May 2016

CEO’s Report – May 2016

May 2, 2016 Every strong organization has a plan, a vision of where they want to be five, ten or even twenty years in the future. A strategic plan outlines that vision, the Read More
CEO’s Report – April 2016

CEO’s Report – April 2016

April 4, 2016 Members of Heartland’s staff and board of directors recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to attend the American Public Power Association Legislative Rally. The rally is held each year to give Read More
CEO’s Report – U.S. Supreme Court halts Clean Power Plan for judicial review

CEO’s Report – U.S. Supreme Court halts Clean Power Plan for judicial review

March 1, 2016 The electric utility industry gained a victory with the Supreme Court’s recent vote to put the Environmental Protection Agency’s final Clean Power Plan (CPP) rule on hold while the court Read More
CEO’s Report – Stay on Clean Power Plan denied, opposition continues

CEO’s Report – Stay on Clean Power Plan denied, opposition continues

February 1, 2016 On January 21, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit denied motions filed by states and industry, including the American Public Power Association, that sought to Read More
CEO’s Report – January 2016

CEO’s Report – January 2016

January 4, 2016 Another year has come and gone and as we enter 2016, many of us will make New Year’s Resolutions, hoping to make positive changes. The New Year represents a blank Read More
CEO’s Report – December 2015

CEO’s Report – December 2015

December 3, 2015 Thank you to everyone who attended our annual Budget Meetings held recently. This year, we decided to change up our traditional meeting format and kicked each meeting off with some Read More