Heartland Winter Conference

Heartland Winter Conference

November 16, 2017 Heartland’s annual Winter Conference offers insight on topics related to utility operations, such as safety, key accounts or load management. Our 2017 Winter Conference is slated for November 16. More Read More
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
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
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
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
Making room to grow

Making room to grow

January 30, 2017 Utility systems studies in Volga determine infrastructure requirements, feasibility Ask any seasoned community developer and he or she will tell you: economic development doesn’t just happen. Efforts must be made Read More
Understand and communicate your utility’s value

Understand and communicate your utility’s value

January 30, 2017 Register for the Public Utility Governance webinar series No matter the size of your budget and your utility, every public power community should engage in a strategic dialog with its Read More
New brand for the American Public Power Association

New brand for the American Public Power Association

January 30, 2017 From Sue Kelly, President & CEO American Public Power Association In 2015, the American Public Power Association adopted a new three-year strategic plan. One important element is “Raising Awareness of Read More
Madison utility featured in Tweet Along

Madison utility featured in Tweet Along

November 2, 2016 Heartland partners with the city to celebrate Public Power Week The city of Madison’s Electric Conversion project began nearly a decade ago. It’s goal: convert the entire city from overhead Read More
Plankinton council approves $23K rate study

Plankinton council approves $23K rate study

October 4, 2016 Utility is one step closer to upgrading electric system Some utility poles in Plankinton, SD are standing simply because electric lines are holding them up. Cause for concern? You bet. Read More