Entries by Sam Mills

Jetmore Upgrades Generator

The City of Jetmore has come a long way since January of 2014 when they chose KMEA to be their power supplier. In late 2014, after a lengthy RFP process, the City of Jetmore chose Farabee Mechanical as their supplier and installer of a reconditioned Fairbanks-Morse generator. Farabee, along with others, installed a 2.5 MW […]

APPA Larry Hobart Seven Hats Award Winner

Congratulations to former KMEA President Greg DuMars for receiving a Larry Hobart Seven Hats Award at the American Public Power Association National Conference in Minneapolis this week. Greg is one of eight people to win the award this year. This award is given to managers of small utilities which have fewer than 2500 electric meters. […]

Meeting with the EMPs

                          In recent weeks all three EMPs conducted their monthly meetings. These meetings are always a great venue for sharing information and great conversation. Not to mention good food. Everyone appreciates the work that the cities do in preparation for hosting these meetings. […]