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Electric Vehicles
Lincoln Electric System will receive $20,200 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for the public power utility’s electric vehicle data collection project.
Winners of the 2019 American Public Power Association leadership and service awards share their advice for public power leaders.
Community
Public power utility crews from several states have brought electricity to more than one hundred Navajo Nation families as part of a unique mutual aid initiative by the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority and the American Public Power Association to provide electricity to thousands of Navajo homes.
Communications and Customer Care
Webinar Description The utility industry constantly endeavors to engage their customers beyond the payment process. In an effort to strengthen the relationship between the consumer and energy provider, Cleveland Public Power (CPP), in partnership with Brilliency, Incorporated, embarked on a 24-month
Community
Public power utility crews from several states are gathering in Arizona this month as part of a unique mutual aid initiative by the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority (NTUA) and the American Public Power Association to provide electricity to thousands of Navajo homes. The Association has teamed up with
Safety
A core purpose of the American Public Power Association’s new eSafety Tracker is to collect public power utility safety data, said Alex Hofmann, the Association’s Senior Director of Energy and Environmental Services, on April 1.
Community
Texas public power utility Austin Energy earned the 2019 Award of Continued Excellence on April 1 from the American Public Power Association’s Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments program.
Distributed Energy Resources
Palo Alto Utilities in California, working with EDF Innovation Lab, has used a grant from the American Public Power Association’s Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments program to produce studies and develop tools for testing thermal microgrids.
Smart Grid
Algona Municipal Utilities in Iowa, working with Iowa State University, has used a grant from the American Public Power Association’s Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments (DEED) program to develop a tool to help utilities make better use of the flood of data available from advanced metering infrastructure.
Community
Being a woman in engineering, a traditionally male-dominated field, is still no easy feat. While the male-female gap has shrunk over the last few decades, entering the field as a woman can still be overwhelming and intimidating. Thankfully we live in times when everyone is encouraged to break the