Public Power Week highlights reliability and service

Public Power Week highlights reliability and service

The City of College Station is recognizing the dedicated professionals of College Station Utilities and Utility Customer Service during Public Power Week, which runs through Saturday. The event honors the thousands of men and women across the United States who provide and maintain the electrical grid infrastructure and services known as public power.  Continue reading Public Power Week highlights reliability and service

Public Power Week celebrates value to community

Public Power Week celebrates value to community

The City of College Station is recognizing the dedicated professionals of College Station Utilities and Utility Customer Service during Public Power Week, which runs through Saturday. The 31st Public Power Week is a nationwide celebration of public power’s value to its communities and honors the thousands of men and women who provide and maintain the electrical grid infrastructure and services. Continue reading Public Power Week celebrates value to community

Public Power Week focuses on reliable electricity

Public Power Week focuses on reliable electricity

The City of College Station is recognizing the dedicated professionals of College Station Utilities and Utility Customer Service during Public Power Week, which starts Sunday and runs through Saturday, Oct. 8. The event celebrates the thousands of men and women across the United States who provide and maintain the electrical grid infrastructure and services known as public power. Continue reading Public Power Week focuses on reliable electricity

Public Power Week focuses on reliable electricity providers

Public Power Week focuses on reliable electricity providers

By Patrick C. McIntyre, CSU Energy Coordinator

The City of College Station joins communities across the nation this week in recognizing the thousands of men and women who provide and maintain the electrical grid infrastructure and services known as public power.

The American Public Power Association coordinates Public Power Week, which is in its 29th year. Not-for-profit, community-owned electric providers serve about 47 million Americans in nearly 2,000 towns and cities.

With no divided loyalties, these utilities focus on providing reliable electricity while protecting the environment.

College Station Utilities is among 72 publicly owned utilities in Texas that serve more than 4.1 million customers with community-owned power. CSU is one of only two utilities in our state to be nationally recognized this year as a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3). The designation is based on reliability, safety, workforce development and system improvement. Continue reading “Public Power Week focuses on reliable electricity providers”