Nebraska Municipal Power Pool - News

From the Executive Director: Wrapping up a productive year

June 10, 2018

The four organizations of NMPP Energy recently closed their respective books on the 2017-18 fiscal year. It was a busy year for each of the organizations as staff continued to look for ways to provide value to the communities we serve. Here's a glimpse of some of the highlights of the year.

MEAN Board approves credits to participants

June 10, 2018

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN) Board at its quarterly meeting in May approved energy charge and fixed cost recovery charge credits totaling $8.3 million to its wholesale electric participants.

ACE Board approves Ogallala as new member

May 23, 2018

The Public Alliance for Community Energy (ACE) Board of Directors approved the City of Ogallala, Neb., as a new ACE member community during its May board meeting in Kearney.

ACE wraps up Choice Gas selection period

May 23, 2018

ACE, the Public Alliance for Community Energy, wrapped up another year of providing competitively priced natural gas in the Nebraska Choice Gas selection period.

Moodys affirms rating on MEAN's revenue bonds

May 23, 2018

Moody’s Investors Service recently affirmed the A2 rating on a portion of the Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska’s (MEAN) power system supply revenue bonds. The rating outlook is stable.

Member utilities earn national reliability designation

May 03, 2018

NMPP member utilities earn national safety awards

May 01, 2018

Four NMPP member utilities were among 108 public power utilities across the nation that recently earned American Public Power Association’s Safety Award of Excellence for safe operating practices in 2017.

Fitch affirms PPGA bond rating

April 30, 2018

Fitch Ratings recently affirmed an A- rating on the Public Power Generation Agency’s (PPGA) revenue bonds for the Whelan Energy Center Unit 2 project near Hastings, Neb.

NMPP elects officers, board members for 2018-19

March 29, 2018

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool elected officers and board members for its board of directors for fiscal year 2018-19 at its annual meeting March 27 in Lincoln, Neb.

Burwell receives LED Commercial Lighting Program Merit Award

March 28, 2018

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN), the wholesale power supply entity of NMPP Energy, presented the City of Burwell, Neb., with a merit award for the community with the most lighting projects during the fiscal year in MEAN’s Commercial LED Lighting Program.