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
Help preserve tax-exempt municipal bonds

Help preserve tax-exempt municipal bonds

April 28, 2017 APPA seeking stories from member utilities in advocacy efforts From APPA Tax-exempt municipal bonds are the primary source of funding for infrastructure that enables public power communities across the country Read More
Heartland 2017 Annual Meeting

Heartland 2017 Annual Meeting

April 20, 2017 Who is responsible for customer service? How do cyber criminals steal and profit from your data? Come and explore the hallmarks of a strong public power customer service program as Read More
President signs executive order to review Clean Power Plan

President signs executive order to review Clean Power Plan

March 31, 2017 President Trump signed an executive order March 28 directing the Environmental Protection Agency to begin reviewing the Clean Power Plan as well as other greenhouse gas regulations for the power Read More
Public Power Consultants Forum

Public Power Consultants Forum

March 29, 2017 American Public Power Association is pleased to partner with Area Development to offer the 3rdannual APPA/Area Development Public Power Consultants Forum, March 29-31, at the Hutton Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. Read More
CEO’s Report: Advocacy in action

CEO’s Report: Advocacy in action

March 3, 2017 Former Oklahoma attorney general Scott Pruitt was recently confirmed to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. If you do a quick internet search on Pruitt, coverage focuses on his being “arm Read More
APPA Legislative Rally

APPA Legislative Rally

February 27, 2017 As a public power advocate, you are in the best position to talk to Congress about the direct impact of federal action at the local level. Our coordinated outreach efforts Read More
CEO’s Report: Know the issues, know what you can do

CEO’s Report: Know the issues, know what you can do

January 30, 2017 Public Power’s 2017 legislative priorities Heartland serves as an advocate for our customers, promoting policies that put our customers first while ensuring a stable supply of electricity and protecting the Read More