Category: News Releases

Heller receives national award

Tom Heller, President Emeritus with Missouri River Energy Services, received the Alex Radin Distinguished Service Award during the American Public Power Association’s National Conference in Seattle, Washington.

MidAmerican Energy and MRES discontinue development of Gregory County Pumped Storage Project

While pumped storage technology is proven and the need for energy storage solutions is essential for regional reliability, MidAmerican and MRES have decided not to pursue the Gregory County Pumped Storage Project at this time.

Three MRES member community leaders honored for service

Three officials from MRES member communities were awarded May 10 for their outstanding service during the MRES 58th Annual Meeting.

16 MRES member utilities and one associate recognized for reliable electric service

Sixteen public power utilities that are members of Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) and one associate member have earned national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2022. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (APPA), a trade group representing more than 2,000 not-for-profit, community-owned electric utilities.

WMMPA signs contract for construction of Marshall Solar Plus

The Western Minnesota Municipal Power Agency’s (WMMPA) Board of Directors, following a recommendation by the Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) Board of Directors, has approved a Build-Own-Transfer Agreement with US Solar for the development and construction of the Marshall Solar Plus project in Marshall, Minnesota.

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