Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska - News

MEAN Executive Committee approves fiscal year-end credit

July 05, 2020

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN) Executive Committee recently approved a $2.9 million credit to MEAN long-term and limited-term wholesale electric participants, based on MEAN’s overall positive preliminary financial results for fiscal year 2019-20.

Stuart's Bob Lockmon receives APPA award

June 08, 2020

Bob Lockmon, village superintendent for the Village of Stuart, Neb., recently received the Larry Hobart Seven Hats Award from the American Public Power Association.

West Point's Tom Goulette presented with Hultgren Dedicated Service award

May 20, 2020

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN) presented Tom Goulette, city administrator/utility superintendent for the City of West Point, Neb., with its Rudy Hultgren Dedicated Service Award May 21 during MEAN’s Board of Directors meeting held via teleconference.

NMPP Awards North Platte's Jim Hawks with service award

April 29, 2020

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool on April 29 awarded Jim Hawks, city administrator of North Platte, Neb., with the Bob Arraj Service Award.

NMPP Energy named one of "Best Places to Work" in Lincoln

April 22, 2020

NMPP Energy was named among the “Best Places to Work” in the medium-sized business category for 2020 in Lincoln, Neb., by Woods Aitken LLP, the Lincoln Journal Star and the Lincoln Human Resources Management Association.

NMPP’s Mutual Aid Program stands ready to assist utilities

March 25, 2020

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool's Mutual Aid program stands ready to assist member utilities that need assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic.

NMPP Energy COVID-19 Response

March 17, 2020

As we all continue to navigate our way through the unprecedented situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, NMPP Energy wants to assure our members we are here to continue serving you.

2020 NMPP Energy Annual Conference Cancelled

March 12, 2020

After extensive discussion and evaluation of the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and considering our responsibility to do everything we can to avoid the spread of the virus, the decision has been made to cancel the 2020 NMPP Energy Annual Conference that was scheduled for March 24-26 in downtown Lincoln, Neb.

2019 Typical Bill Survey is completed

February 12, 2020

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool (NMPP) recently completed its annual Typical Bill Survey for participating utilities from around the region, including members and non-members.

Brad Hans named Director of Wholesale Electric Operations

January 30, 2020

NMPP Energy Executive Director Bob Poehling in January announced Brad Hans as the new director of wholesale electric operations for the Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska. He takes over for Tim Sutherland, who recently announced his plans to retire in March after a 28-year career with the NMPP Energy organizations.