YCDC Diamond Member Spotlight- Nebraska Public Power District
27 Apr 2015
Business: Nebraska Public Power District
President & CEO: Pat Pope
Mission: Safely generate and deliver reliable, low cost, sustainable energy and provide outstanding customer service.
Description: Formed in 1970 through the merger of several public power organizations, the Nebraska Public Power District is the largest electric utility in the state. It has wholesale power supply agreements with 51 towns and 25 rural public power districts and cooperatives and serves 80 communities with retail power. The Nebraska Public Power District generates electricity using a variety of fuel sources, including uranium at its Cooper Nuclear Station, low-sulfur coal, natural gas, fuel oil, and hydroelectric generators. In addition, it is working toward a goal of producing 10% of its electric supply from renewable resources by 2020 through its wind farms and solar installation. For a timeline of the company’s history, see http://www.nppd.com/timeline/.
Location: The Nebraska Public Power District maintains several locations throughout Nebraska. It has an Operations Center in York at 907 West 25th Street.
While the York County Development Corporation encourages membership at any level, during its 2015 membership campaign, it is concentrating on increasing the number of Diamond and Platinum level members. Won’t you join Nebraska Public Power District in becoming a Diamond level member ($2,500-$4,999)?
To become a member of the York County Development Corporation, complete a membership form and return it to YCDC: http://www.yorkdevco.com/media/userfiles/subsite_105/files/Membership_form.pdf.
For your convenience, membership pledges can be paid annually, quarterly, semi-annually, or monthly.
For a list of member benefits, see http://www.yorkdevco.com/media/userfiles/subsite_105/files/Membership_levels_with_benefits.pdf.