Apogee Interactive Announces Low Income Behavioral Program at BECC Conference

Atlanta, GA (October 17, 2017) Today in Sacramento, Jim Malcom, Apogee Executive Vice President, shared the firm’s new customer engagement solution for low income utility customers at the 8th annual Behavior, Energy & Climate Change Conference.  This growing segment is … Continued

Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Focuses on Customer Service As Strategic Pillar

October 2017 For Walter W. “Wally “Haase, becoming the general manager ten years ago of the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority meant tackling issues little known to him and to the rest of public power. With a vast and imposing physical … Continued

N-Dimension Solutions, Inc. Named to MSSP Alert Top 100 Managed Security Services Providers List

Inaugural List Identifies and Honors Leading MSSPs & Cybersecurity Companies That Safeguard Customers’ Digital Assets Addison, Texas – October 3, 2017 | MSSP Alert, published by After Nines Inc., has named N-Dimension Solutions to the Top 100 MSSPs list for … Continued

Joint Action Agencies Secure Better Insurance Coverage and Pricing Available Exclusively to Members of American Public Power Association

October 2017 As one of the largest privately held insurance firms in the U.S., Wortham Power Gen Insurance and its team of more than 500 insurance professionals have placed more than $1.4 billion in premiums through 300+ insurance companies worldwide. … Continued

Clevest Receives 2017 Smart Grid Product of the Year Award for Automated Worker Location App

Gives utilities a cost-effective solution to locate contractors, borrowed crews, and their own crews through the workers’ smartphones and tablet devices October 2, 2017 Clevest Solutions Inc. – a leading provider of smart grid mobile software solutions – has announced … Continued

Open Enrollment Begins for Public Power’s Voluntary Employee Benefits Insurance Program

October 2, 2017 Public power employees are eligible to enroll in the Hometown Connections Voluntary Employee Benefits Program. Open enrollment runs from October 15, 2017, through December 31, 2017. This is an exclusive program developed for public power by Hometown Connections … Continued

N-Dimension Solutions Flash Alert: CCleaner Distributing Malware With Version 5.33.616

By Mihir Kapadia, VP of Engineering, N-Dimension Solutions At Risk Public Power Communities: All Risk Level: Medium Summary: Immediate notification expanded to all utilities! CCleaner is a popular “PC Cleaning and Optimization” tool developed by Piriform. Avast acquired Piriform on … Continued

New Insurance Program Helps Public Power Utilities Recover Costs of Assets Damaged by Automobiles

September 25, 2017 An exclusive insurance program developed for public power by Hometown Connections and Wortham Power Gen Insurance speeds up the process and improves recovery rates for assets damaged by automobiles. The Property Damage Recovery Program provides the personnel and … Continued

Apogee Unveils Virtual Presence at 30th E Source Forum

September 13, 2017 Personalization and Relevance Achieve Customer Engagement Atlanta GA, Today in Denver at the 30th anniversary of E Source’s Forum, with nearly 800 energy professionals registered, Apogee Interactive debuted their latest in a long list of firsts, surprising attendees and generating excitement about new … Continued

AMI Allows Bolivar Energy Authority to Offer Popular Payment Options and Customer Engagement Apps

September 2017 Prior to investing in an advanced metering system six years ago, the Bolivar Energy Authority in Tennessee felt hampered in key areas of utility operations and customer service. The staff faced unsafe conditions entering yards to read meters, … Continued

Hometown Connections Winter Meeting 2018

Hometown Connections Winter Meeting 2018 For Staff and Affiliates Wednesday, January 16 (all day) and Thursday, January 18 (morning) Table Mountain Inn Golden, CO Join us for the annual gathering of Hometown Connections staff and affiliated joint action agencies/state associations. … Continued