Webinar series: Public power governance

Webinar series: Public power governance

December 13, 2017 In January, the American Public Power Association (APPA) is kicking off a five-part webinar series designed to educate governing bodies on the public power model. Series Description Attendees will learn Read More
Nominations sought for annual City of Lights contest

Nominations sought for annual City of Lights contest

December 7, 2017 Winning homes receive free power and chamber bucks It’s that time of year again! Holiday lights are shining brightly in Madison and Heartland is on the hunt for your favorite Read More
City employees given awards

City employees given awards

November 14, 2017 Article originally appeared in the October 26, 2017 issue of the Volga Tribune. Reprinted with permission. The employees of the city of Volga were presented Gold Level and Platinum Level Read More
Buller honored with Distinguished Service Award

Buller honored with Distinguished Service Award

October 2, 2017 Parker Electric Superintendent recognized for knowledge, dedication Back on June 24, 2003, Parker Electric Superintendent Robbi Buller received what he calls “a crash course in line work.” A record number Read More
New Ulm crew dispatched to Florida

New Ulm crew dispatched to Florida

October 2, 2017 NUPUC linemen provide mutual aid in wake of Hurricane Irma Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida on Sunday, September 10. The Category 4 storm left massive destruction in its wake Read More
Utilities and staff are focal point of Public Power Week

Utilities and staff are focal point of Public Power Week

September 1, 2017 Public Power Week is fast approaching and Heartland is busy getting ready to tell the public power story during the annual celebration in October. Our recent end-user customer survey reiterated Read More
September is National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month

September 1, 2017 What to do before, during and after a power outage Hurricane Harvey is a somber reminder that natural disasters can strike at any moment, leaving destruction, pain and suffering in Read More
Free HR resource available for Heartland customers

Free HR resource available for Heartland customers

July 31, 2017 Online service offers human resources-related materials News, tools, forms and training related to employment and workplace issues in the public power industry are now available at the click of a Read More
New Ulm takes steps to mitigate risk of cyber attack

New Ulm takes steps to mitigate risk of cyber attack

July 6, 2017 City utilizes Heartland cybersecurity program to identify system vulnerabilities SBS Cybersecurity recently traveled to New Ulm, MN to evaluate their cybersecurity position. Heartland partnered with SBS to help customers implement Read More
No longer business as usual

No longer business as usual

April 28, 2017 Annual Meeting recap: How to keep up with trends and consumer demands in an evolving industry The electric utility industry has transformed. That’s not breaking news or a radical idea. Read More