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
Small utility cybersecurity guide released

Small utility cybersecurity guide released

March 15, 2017 From the February 2017 issue of The Resource, Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has released a Guide to Cybersecurity, Resilience, and Reliability for Small and Read More
CEO’s Report: Shop local for electricity

CEO’s Report: Shop local for electricity

October 4, 2016 Finding the value in public power We all know there are many good reasons to shop locally. Not only do business owners benefit, but so does the community as a whole. Read More
DEED awards funding to IAMU projects

DEED awards funding to IAMU projects

October 7, 2015 This post originally appeared on The Informer on October 6, 2015. At its fall meeting, the board of directors of the American Public Power Association’s (APPA) Demonstration of Energy and Read More
Utility grant funding available through DEED program

Utility grant funding available through DEED program

October 5, 2015 Utilities looking for help funding an innovative project or interested in hiring a student intern can apply for funding from the Demonstration of Energy and Efficiency Developments (DEED) program, available Read More
Network and learn at Customer Connections Conference

Network and learn at Customer Connections Conference

September 2, 2015 Connect with over 300 public power professionals from utilities across the nation at American Public Power Association‘s Customer Connections Conference October 18-21 in Austin, Texas. Designed to address challenges and Read More
Groton electric superintendent retires

Groton electric superintendent retires

July 9, 2015 After nearly 45 years in the electric industry, Ward Gilchrist celebrated his retirement May 29. He had served as electric superintendent for the city of Groton, SD since 2008. “My Read More
Heartland to begin supplying power to Garden City

Heartland to begin supplying power to Garden City

June 23, 2015 Garden City, Kansas will have an additional power supplier beginning in 2016. The city recently signed an agreement with Heartland Consumers Power District to supply portions of its power and Read More
Public Power Risk Management Act is re-introduced in House, Senate

Public Power Risk Management Act is re-introduced in House, Senate

April 30, 2015 By Jeannine Anderson, News Editor, American Public Power Association From the April 30 issue of Public Power Daily The Public Power Risk Management Act, which passed the House unanimously in the Read More