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
CEO’s Report: New year, new look

CEO’s Report: New year, new look

January 4, 2017 With the start of the new year, you’ll see more than a new look to our monthly newsletter at Heartland. You’ll also soon see some changes to the district. Voters Read More
CEO’s Report: Planning for the Future

CEO’s Report: Planning for the Future

November 2, 2016 Strategic Plan Finalized Over a year ago, Heartland set out to write a strategic plan, a document that would guide our path forward. It would be something we could refer Read More
Heartland interns complete projects, create resources for customers’ benefit

Heartland interns complete projects, create resources for customers’ benefit

September 1, 2016 Heartland’s two summer interns wrapped up their respective projects and presented their findings to the Heartland Board of Directors at their August meeting. Operations Engineering Intern Heather Ahlgrim and Customer Research Read More
The value of transmission

The value of transmission

June 30, 2016 Since Heartland transitioned into the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) in October of 2015, we have seen many changes in our operations. While the transition to SPP has been a learning 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
Summer interns help with operations, economic development projects

Summer interns help with operations, economic development projects

June 1, 2016 Heartland is excited to welcome two interns to our office this summer. With a variety of projects to tackle, they look forward to a busy few months learning about the Read More
Jones reflects on an evolving power industry after ten years with Heartland

Jones reflects on an evolving power industry after ten years with Heartland

December 3, 2015 Evolving market environments as well as increased regulation and oversight have led to many opportunities and challenges for utilities, and Nate Jones deals with both on a daily basis as Read More
SPP transition changes daily operations at Heartland

SPP transition changes daily operations at Heartland

November 3, 2015 Heartland has fully and successfully operated within the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) for one month, after functional control of the Integrated System was turned over October 1. Operation within a regional transmission Read More