Welcome to WAPA's Energy Services Program
Energy Services helps Western Area Power Administration customers improve energy efficiency, explore alternative resource options, find new technologies and learn about programs and techniques at other utilities. Services include an
equipment loan program,
technical assistance, and a full menu of
publications available both on-line and in printed version. We work closely with WAPA's
Renewables Program to encourage customers to develop, purchase and use of renewable energy.
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compliance training program, the web-based system is designed to streamline the reporting process, increase customers' understanding of the IRP requirements and ensure a consistent review process.
HydroVision International is the largest gathering of hydro professionals worldwide. The event highlights perspectives on the role of hydropower, explores issues affecting hydro resources, and helps participants develop a vision to meet challenges and ensure the future sustainability of hydro. More Info
11 a.m. MT
Hear about successful partnerships and how the successes can be replicated throughout the U.S. This webinar will be of particular interest to tribal nations and energy industry professional interested in expanding their energy resource options and increasing economic development and self-determination. More Info
This webinar will walk you through the Community Solar Value Project’s streamlined approach to developing strategic, economical project designs and specifications, using three generic utility examples. Then it will go one step further, to move from project cost to program pricing. More Info
12-1 PM MT
The Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group (UVIG) Operations & Maintenance Group has developed a wind turbine/plant Operating Practices Handbook. This presentation will cover the mission and scope of the guidebook and orient APPA members on the material covered within it. More Info
12-1 PM MT
Biopower projects can reliably and affordably help to diversify a utility’s power-supply mix, but can also be controversial. This webinar explores how a collaborative approach can constructively address concerns, optimize benefits and build support for biopower projects. More Info
The exhibition and conference both focus on photovoltaics, PV production technologies, energy storage and solar thermal technologies. This event is an important industry platform for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers and partners of the global solar industry. More Info
There is an increasing need for other professions to know more about solar technologies, both for safety and quality assurance. This half-day training session in San Francisco is one in a series of national forums on solar codes and safety specifically for local building planners and inspectors, architects, builders, solar installers and others who will benefit, including fire officials.
Discuss new technologies and techniques that could reduce equipment and labor costs, but may require changes to interconnection standards and procedures. More Info
The Grid Evolution Summit brings all electricity stakeholders together to build the future of electricity. Discuss and debate the latest trends, issues, and business developments with industry influencers. More Info
11 a.m. MT
Speakers will address the steps to developing a 1- to 2-megawatt energy project on tribally owned or controlled property to serve the energy needs of the tribal community. More Info
This is the second in a series of two webinars designed to help educate public power utilities on the ins-and-outs of how rating agencies evaluate a utility’s bond rating. Hear what the rating agencies use in their evaluation of the utility’s bond rating and learn strategies to improve the utility’s financial health and credit worthiness in the eyes of the lending community.
Explore the latest thinking on managing plant energy use, national energy policy and program administration. Events will help you take what you learn and turn it into action. More networking sessions will introduce you to people who can help you accomplish mutual goals. More Info
This conference will focus on how technology and emerging trends in energy efficiency are shaping the electricity industry. More Info
11 a.m. MT
Explore how relationships between universities and tribal nations can foster greater economic development, self-determination and energy independence for the tribes. Speakers will talk about successful university programs and initiatives on energy and the environment that are valuable resources to tribes. More Info
This event focuses solely on the exchange of ideas, knowledge and expertise for furthering solar energy development in the United States. Solar Energy Trade Shows designed the events to supply companies with solutions that further their success in the solar market. More Info
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