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
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
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
No longer business as usual

No longer business as usual

April 28, 2017 Annual Meeting recap: How to keep up with trends and consumer demands in an evolving industry The electric utility industry has transformed. That’s not breaking news or a radical idea. 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
MMUA Legislative Conference

MMUA Legislative Conference

January 31, 2017 MMUA’s Legislative Conference is the municipal utility community’s primary opportunity to inform and influence state lawmakers. With many newly-elected legislators and an aggressive energy agenda proposed by the Dayton Administration, 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