Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska - News

MEAN Executive Committee approves increasing cap in distributed generation policy

December 30, 2019

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska Executive Committee at the November MEAN Board meeting approved modifying MEAN’s Renewable Distributed Generation Policy by raising the cap on production from total requirement participant-owned renewable distributed generation (DG) projects.

MEAN, Town of Center, Colo. agree on power contract

December 30, 2019

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska Executive Committee recently approved a five-year (Schedule J) power contract with the Town of Center, Colo., beginning in April 2020.

2020 Legislative Guidelines approved

December 30, 2019

The NMPP Board of Directors recently approved its Legislative Guidelines for 2020.

MEAN joins SPP's Western Imbalance Energy Service

December 16, 2019

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska in December joined the Southwest Power Pool’s (SPP) Western Energy Imbalance Service Market (WEIS), which will balance electric generation and load regionally and in real time for participants in the Western Interconnection.

NMPP Utility Training Sessions to start in January

December 05, 2019

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool will hold its annual series of utility training sessions on a variety of topics at three different locations across Nebraska during late January and early March 2020. 

Moody's issues positive credit opinion on MEAN

September 29, 2019

Moody’s Investor Service recently issued an overall positive stable credit opinion on the Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska’s outstanding power supply revenue bonds, citing multiple strengths of the organization and its power supply participants.

NMPP to host Transformer Workshop Sept. 24

September 16, 2019

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool (NMPP) will host a Transformer Workshop on Sept. 24 at Western Nebraska Community College’s Powerline Construction and Maintenance Lab in Alliance, Neb., for NMPP member utilities.

Public Power and Natural Gas Week set for Oct. 6-12

September 05, 2019

National Public Power Week and Public Natural Gas Week will be celebrated by municipal utilities across the U.S. Oct. 6-12. It's a great time to share the benefits of your public utility!

MEAN Governance Initiative Moves Forward

September 04, 2019

The MEAN Board of Directors and Electrical Resources Pooling Agreement (ERPA) Management Committee at their quarterly joint meeting in August passed resolutions that transfers duties from the ERPA Management Committee to the MEAN Board of Directors as part of an ongoing MEAN governance restructure initiative.

NMPP to host Transformer Workshop Sept. 24

August 27, 2019

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool (NMPP) will host a Transformer Workshop on Sept. 24 at Western Nebraska Community College’s Powerline Construction and Maintenance Lab in Alliance, Neb., for NMPP member utilities.