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Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Eight Missouri municipal utilities recognized for high reliability »
In early April the American Public Power Association honored eight Missouri municipal utilities with a “certificate of exc...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
State’s Political Subdivisions Fail Open Records Request »
State Auditor Nichole Galloway says a about two-thirds of Missouri’s political subdivisions failed their test over Sunshin...
Thursday, October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Utilities and Communities Enjoy Public Power Week 2016 »
On September 29, Governor Jay Nixon issued a proclamation designating October 2-8 as “Public Power Week In Missouri”, a st...
Friday, September 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
West Plains Making Progress with Broadband Service, Honored for Efforts »
The city of West Plains will soon offer one-gigabit broadband access to its major employers with plans for citywide servic...
Friday, September 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
These giant wind turbines will soon power Springfield homes »
On flat farmland east of this small Oklahoma town, 61 of the country's largest wind turbines are quickly rising above fiel...

Member Services
Wednesday, April 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tree Trimming Resources for Your Utility »
Customers don’t always think about reliable utility service when it comes to trees. Utility workers are often faced with t...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Utility teams tune up for summer at Spring Tech Days 2017 »
No bats or balls were involved, but all-stars from many utilities turned out for “spring training” on March 15 and 16, as...
Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recent Tornadoes Activate MPUA Mutual Aid Crews »
MPUA recently activated three mutual aid crews for assistance to communities impacted by high winds and tornados.  MP...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
34 graduate to Journeyman Lineman status »
Fifteen Missouri apprentices and eleven Arkansas apprentices became certified as Journeyman Linemen by completing the ac...
Monday, February 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
7 Ways to Keep Up with MPUA in 2017 »
MPUA has several valuable training opportunities and important and informational meetings planned for 2017. We know you’re...

Electric
Thursday, October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
APPA: Federal Appeals Court Hears Arguments in Clean Power Plan Case »
Marking the latest chapter in legal wrangling over the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan, a federal appea...
Tuesday, September 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CO2 from Natural Gas to Exceed Coal »
A recent report from the Energy Information Administration projects that for the first time in 44 years, CO2 emissions fro...
Monday, August 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
N. American Leaders Pledge Electric Sector Transformation »
A trilateral agreement among Canada, Mexico and the United States now pledges to achieve a goal of generating 50 percent o...

Legislative
Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPUA Urges Municipal Bond Support in DC »
MPUA made its annual trip to the nation’s Capital this month and met with Missouri’s congressional delegation on municipal...
Thursday, January 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survival of Clean Power Plan under a Trump administration looms as a question »
President-elect Donald J. Trump has promised to do away with the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan, elimi...

Regulatory
Thursday, September 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Clarifying the Mud on CPP »
Arguments on one case challenging the Clean Power Plan (CPP) have been completed in front of the U.S. Court of Appeals for...
Tuesday, September 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missouri Among States Seeking Delay on CEIP »
Missouri’s Attorney General joined peers from 26 other states in asking for a procedural delay of 60 days from the Environ...

Water/Wastewater
Wednesday, April 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 WEF / AWWA / NACWA Water Week Fly-in »
MPUA staff participated in Water Week, held in Washington, D.C. from March 21 – 23, 2017. The week of advocacy is organize...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA Releases Drinking Water Action Plan »
In the waning days of the current administration the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released a 33 page Drinking...

Natural Gas
Monday, August 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA Levies First GHG Rule on Gas Industry »
The Environmental Protection Agency’s first ever Air Rule on the oil and gas industry had a few unexpected surprises when...

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