WPUI Members & Membership Information



(Designated organizations:
WPS and We Energies)




  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • ITC Midwest
  • WPPI Energy


  • Boardman & Clark LLP
  • Briggs and Morgan
  • Christensen Associates Energy Consulting
  • Citizens Utility Board of Wisconsin
  • Customers First Coalition
  • Focus on Energy – APTIM
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • GDS Associates
  • Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.
  • Great Lakes Utilities
  • Michaels Energy
  • Midcontinent Independent System Operator
  • Municipal Electric Utilities of Wisconsin
  • Navigant
  • Nexant
  • Pacific Economics Group
  • Perkins Coie
  • Power System Engineering
  • Preferred Intelligence LLC
  • Public Service Commission of Wisconsin
  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • Seventhwave
  • Stafford Rosenbaum LLP
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Wheeler Van Sickle & Anderson, S.C.
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association
  • Wisconsin Paper Council
  • Wisconsin State Legislature


Membership in WPUI is maintained at five levels: Corporate, Sustaining, Contributing, Associate, and Standard. The financial commitment associated with each level can be found below. Members of the Wisconsin Public Utility Institute come from the energy, consumer advocacy, consulting, financial, and legal communities. Our members provide the financial support and expertise that are needed to fulfill our Mission.

Benefits for all membership levels:

  • Participate in public policy forums with regulators and other government officials, public interest groups, professional advisors, utilities, competitors, and the general public
  • Have a direct voice in WPUI programming. Members are important resources in developing programming. Members may suggest topics, help develop the content of programs chosen by the WPUI board Program Advisory Committee, assist in finding and selecting speakers and panelists, and sponsor programs
  • Request programming which uses the Chatham House Rule. These members-only programs allow for the discussion of issues in a “no attribution” format
  • Enjoy reduced registration fees for WPUI programs
  • Receive all electronic mailings regarding WPUI events, seminars, and programs
  • Connect to UW-Madison researchers through WPUI’s relationships
  • Be recognized in WPUI printed materials and on the WPUI website
  • Receive invitations to members-only events
  • Click here to see a list of level-specific membership benefits


        Membership levels for 2019

Corporate                                         $12,000

Sustaining                                          $8,000

Contributing                                       $4,000

Associate                                            $2,000

Standard                                             $1,000

If you would like to join WPUI, please contact Lori Sakk
608-890-1815  |   sakk@wisc.edu

Wisconsin Public Utility Institute
Engineering Research Building, Room 803
1500 Engineering Drive
Madison, WI 53706