Advertising and Sponsorships

Community-owned utilities power 1 in 7 electricity customers. Through the American Public Power Association’s advertising and sponsorship opportunities, your business can reach 61 percent of the nation’s electricity providers in the $250 billion electric utility market.

APPA connects you to the decision makers at public power utilities, joint action agencies, and state/regional associations.

You can reach the top executives who make day-to-day decisions about running their utilities, as well as the elected and appointed policymakers who approve operating budgets and major capital expenditures:

  • General managers/CEOs
  • Chief operating officers
  • Chief financial officers
  • Vice presidents
  • Engineers
  • Superintendents and managers
  • Mayors and city council members
  • Governance board members and commissioners

Start by joining APPA as a corporate associate member — Associate members get significant discounts on advertising and sponsorships. Learn more about the benefits and sign up.


APPA’s periodicals are rated as the #1 source of electricity news by 94 percent of public power utility executives. We deliver editorial content readers can’t get anywhere else. Members and other energy stakeholders look to our publications as the first stop for information, resources, and case studies relating to business and administration; engineering and operations; innovations and new technologies; legal, policy, and regulatory affairs; workforce development; and more.

We offer six popular platforms for you to advertise in

  • Public Power Daily — e-newsletter published Mon to Fri
  • Public Power Magazine — print and online published every two months
  • Social media
  • Website
  • Online Suppliers Guide
  • Public Power Directory & Statistical Report — annual

For rates, specs, and an editorial calendar, request a Media Kit. Our advertising management company, Naylor, will send you the details.

Learn about advertising opportunities on the public power job board, the largest online national database of public power jobs.

Sponsoring and Exhibiting

APPA’s popular annual conferences and small group events bring you face-to-face with high-level executives in the public power industry. A sponsorship will get you in the door and open up networking options.

Learn how you can have a presence at these popular public power events through the year:

Exhibit opportunities are also available at select events:

To learn more about sponsorship packages, rates, and availability, email us at [email protected] or call 202-467-2900.