Infrastructure Content

Power Sources
Learn the ins and outs of electrical diagnostic tests for power transformers.
Smart Grid
Learn about key issues, best practices, and lessons learned in addressing wireless pole attachment issues from the perspective of a small, mid-size, and large public power utility
Smart Grid
Learn about the recently created Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC), and the impacts it might have on your ability to manage poles and other facilities.
Smart Grid
Discover the facts and myths surrounding Small Cell Wireless, 5G, and other next-generation wireless technologies, as well as the challenges and opportunities that these developments create for public power utilities.
Disaster Response
Washington D.C., February 23, 2018 — The American Public Power Association thanks President Trump and his Administration for extending the 100 percent federal cost sharing for continued restoration of power in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. Shortly after the hurricane made landfall, the Presiden
Bonds and Financing
Our communities deserve the quality of life and stronger economy that better infrastructure provides. That is why, in the last decade, public power utilities have invested nearly $100 billion in distribution, transmission and generation equipment needed to reliably deliver affordable electric power
Power Sources
Electricity Markets
Electric Vehicles
Washington D.C., February 27, 2018 —The American Public Power Association approved six new policy resolutions on supplemental transmission, electric vehicles, disaster response, infrastructure investments, western markets, and modernizing the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978. The resol
Power Sources
In Support of Implementing Meaningful Oversight and Transparency of Supplemental Transmission Projects For easy sharing, download the resolution . Resolution 18-01 Sponsors: American Municipal Power; Ohio Municipal Electric Association; Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation; Blue Ridge Power Agenc
Power Sources
In Support of Public Power Infrastructure Investments For easy sharing, download the resolution . Resolution 18-05 Sponsors: New York Association of Public Power; Braintree Electric Light Department; Illinois Municipal Electric Agency Our communities deserve the better life and stronger economy that
Bonds and Financing
More than 460 public power utilities have sent a letter to congressional Republican leaders and administration officials in support of their decision to retain the current-law tax exemption for municipal bonds in a tax reform framework announced by President Donald Trump in September.