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Thursday, June 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missouri Public Utility Alliance chooses John Twitty as next CEO »
MPUA NEWS RELEASE MISSOURI PUBLIC UTILITY ALLIANCE CHOOSES JOHN TWITTY AS NEXT CEO COLUMBIA, MO, June 4,...
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Monett And Mount Vernon to begin using new wholesale electric power supplies »
MPUA NEWS RELEASE     COLUMBIA, MO, MAY 22, 2020 – On June 1, citizens and businesses i...
Wednesday, April 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Municipal electric utilities nationally recognized for high reliability »
MPUA NEWS RELEASE COLUMBIA, MO, April 15, 2020 – The American Public Power Association (APPA) has recognized eight M...
Wednesday, January 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Houston to install fiber internet service »
Another community in the south-central Ozarks region is taking its own initiative to build a high-speed internet service f...
Thursday, October 3, 2019
2019 Annual Conference participants focus toward the future »
  Municipal utility leaders joined together to focus on “Building Your Utility’s Future” at the MPUA 2019 Annual C...

Member Services
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Utility Shutoffs During COVID-19 Emergency »
MPUA has heard from various municipal utilities across the state who are implementing health related emergency management...
Friday, March 13, 2020
Spring Tech postponed, other events continue »
  Due to travel restrictions with some of the Spring Tech presenters, the training planned for Rolla on March 18...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
MPUA-RSC responds to Independence request »
One of the advantages of the MPUA network is the ability to collaborate and help each other find solutions in a dynamic in...
Friday, August 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missouri and Akansas municipal utility crews to deploy for Hurricane Dorian recovery »
COLUMBIA, MO, AUGUST 30 – Municipal utility line crews from Missouri and Arkansas are preparing to depart for Florida, rea...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Apprentices graduate to Journeyman Lineman Status »
As municipal utilities launched operations for 2019, 23 Missouri apprentices and 9 Arkansas apprentices became certified a...

Projects
Thursday, March 21, 2019
PSC Decision Opens Door for More Affordable, Clean Power »
PSC provides unanimous decision allowing $12.8 million annual savings for 39 municipal utilities. MPUA issues statemen...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
El Dorado Springs solar farm dedicated May 31st »
Celebration was the occasion on the afternoon of May 31st in El Dorado Springs, as city leaders gathered with project part...

Electric
Wednesday, January 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Apprentices graduate to Journeyman Lineman Status »
As the New Year and the 2020s dawned, 27 Missouri apprentices and 15 Arkansas apprentices became certified as Journeyman L...
Thursday, May 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lebanon storm recovery aided by municial utilities from Nixa and Columbia »
Columbia MO, May 2, 2019 – In the wake of storms that swept through Missouri on Tuesday, crews of municipal lineworkers...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Waynesville & Hannibal host Spring Tech training »
Gearing up for industry changes, regulations, and new technologies, front-line tech workers gathered on March 13 and 14 fo...
Wednesday, March 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Plum Point Energy Station wins NRG’s 2018 Plant of the Year award »
The Plum Point Energy Station has been recognized as NRG Energy’s 2018 Plant of the Year. Plum Point was selected for the...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missouri and Arkansas municipal utility crews return from Florida hurricane mission »
COLUMBIA, MO, OCTOBER 17 – Crews of municipal utility electric lineworkers from Missouri and Arkansas are returning fro...

Legislative
Friday, May 15, 2020
MPUA statement on Grain Belt Express project moving forward »
MPUA NEWS RELEASE: MPUA statement on Grain Belt Express project moving forward COLUMBIA, MO, MAY 15, 20...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal stimulus provides support for essential services »
March 26, 2020 - The U.S. Senate today passed H.R.748, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, wh...
Thursday, March 19, 2020
PRESS STATEMENT: MPUA reacts to Missouri Supreme Court reaffirmation of PSC decision »
  MPUA PRESS STATEMENT FOR I MM EDIATE RE L EASE MPUA REACTS TO MISSOURI SUPRE...
Thursday, January 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nixa Councilman Perryman selected to APPA’s Policy Makers Council »
Nixa City Councilman Scott Perryman has been appointed to serve a 1-year term on the American Public Power Association’s P...
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Appeals court affirms Grain Belt project benefits electric customers in rural Missouri »
  On the eve of the 2020 Legislative Session, the Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern District issued a ruling this...

Renewables
Wednesday, December 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Downloading daylight: Higginsville solar farm dedicated Dec. 6 »
Spirits were bright Dec. 6 in Higginsville as city leaders gathered with project partners to cut a ceremonial ribbon marki...

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, December 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
RESCHEDULED to APRIL 5: Create a Pipeline of Talent to Your Utility with WSU’s Work in Water Program »
  By: WSU Environmental Finance Center   SEE TRAINING SESSION FLYER REGIST...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Design-Build Workshop by MPWC attracts interested cities »
MPUA's Missouri Public Water Council hosted a free Design-Build Workshop Oct. 17 in Columbia. Forty attendees came eager...
Thursday, July 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missouri Public Water Council explores water issues »
Discussion of state regulations and standards, a rate survey, funding sources, and member projects were ‘on tap’ for the J...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missouri Water Regulation Update: Leader team set, water quality standards rulemaking imminent »
- by Trent Stober and David Carani   A number of changes and drivers are emerging at the Missouri Depar...
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...

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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