Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska - News

MEAN among utilities to commit to evaluate membership in expanded SPP RTO in West

November 12, 2020

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska is among regional utilities that have committed to evaluate membership in an expanded Southwest Power Pool RTO into the Western Interconnection.

MEAN holds committee workshops in October

November 01, 2020

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN) Finance and Power Supply Committee and Governance Review Committee held separate half-day workshops in October to discuss a variety of topics.

JOC officers elected for 2020-21

September 30, 2020

The NMPP Energy Joint Operating Committee held annual officer elections for fiscal year 2020-21 at its September board meeting in Lincoln. The 12-member committee consists of the three representatives from each of the four NMPP Energy organizations.

NMPP weighing interest in possible AMI service

September 30, 2020

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool Board of Directors discussed a possible new Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) service for member utilities during their board meeting held in September.

Wisner earns Project of the Year Award

July 13, 2020

NMPP Energy recently awarded the City of Wisner, Neb., with a Project of the Year Award for its City Auditorium Renovation Project.

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.