Customer Connections Conference

Customer Connections Conference

November 5, 2017 Connect with over 300 public power professionals from utilities across the nation at American Public Power Association‘s Customer Connections Conference November 5-8 in Sacramento, California. Designed to address challenges and Read More
CEO’s Report: We are Public Power…and why it matters

CEO’s Report: We are Public Power…and why it matters

October 2, 2017 As we celebrate Public Power Week and tout all the benefits it provides, you may be asking yourself why it matters. Is it a big deal if your customers know Read More
Public Power Week

Public Power Week

October 1, 2017 Captain Public Power is eager to help you tell the story of public power and let customers know why community owned electric utilities are exceptional. Join the conversation with #PublicPower Read More
CEO’s Report: The benefits of DEED

CEO’s Report: The benefits of DEED

September 1, 2017 Heartland customers have access to utility project fund source When Heartland sought to hire student interns the past two summers, we turned to the American Public Power Association’s (APPA) Demonstration 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
CEO’s Report: Survey Says…

CEO’s Report: Survey Says…

July 31, 2017 More than one-third of citizens polled unaware of public power service The results of the customer survey are in and some of the answers are surprising. Heartland decided to perform 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
CEO’s Report: #NoPMASale

CEO’s Report: #NoPMASale

May 31, 2017 Proposal to sell PMA transmission assets is troublesome for power customers and providers President Trump recently outlined his proposed budget for fiscal year 2018. In it, he proposes to divest Read More
Heartland welcomes economist intern

Heartland welcomes economist intern

May 31, 2017 Heartland has retained an economist intern to help with various projects throughout the summer months. Michael Shlanta, a recent graduate of Dakota State University, joined Heartland at the end of Read More
Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo

Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo

May 5, 2017 The Rodeo is the ultimate venue for public power lineworkers to demonstrate their skill and knowledge while competing for professional recognition. Established in 2001 by the American Public Power Association Read More