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March 3: Public Util Law Update
March 16: Energy Storage
April: RTO Fundamentals
June 29: Emerging Tech
Oct: Energy Utility Basics

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MEMBER SUPPORTED.

MEMBER DRIVEN.

SINCE 1982.

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Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes
WI Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes speaking at WPUI’s Electric Vehicle Roadmap program.
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WHO ARE WE?

WPUI’s mission is to advance understanding and discussion
of relevant industry topics and emerging trends in the electric, natural gas, and water industries.
Through engaging programming, WPUI provides access to experts and to current research,
creating opportunities for discussion and debate in non-partisan program formats.

2021 flyer RTO Fundamentals

REGIONAL TRANSMISSION ORGANIZATION FUNDAMENTALS: Background, Purpose, Future 2021

This annual course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of RTOs in North America.

WPUI 2020 Activities Report

WPUI’s 2020 ACTIVITIES REPORT

highlights our activities and accomplishments in 2020 and provides a snapshot of 2021 programs-in-planning.

2021 PROGRAMS

March 3

Public Utilities Law Update 2021 – Web Conference

March 16

Energy Storage – Web Conference

April 20, 21, 23, 28, 30

Regional Transmission Organization Fundamentals: Background, Purpose, Future – Web conference series

June 29

Emerging Technologies – Web Conference

September 14

Assessment of the Utility Industry – Web Conference

October TBD

Energy Utility Basics – Web Conference

October 19

Water – Web Conference

COMPLETED 2021 PROGRAMS

April 12

Members-only Program: Utility Economic Overview for 2021 – Web Conference

2021 Flyer Energy Utility Basics program

ENERGY UTILITY BASUCS 2021

Since 1983, WPUI has proudly offered this comprehensive week-long course which provides an overview of the history of the electric and natural gas industries, insights into regulatory decision-making, analysis of the current issues facing the energy industry, and more.

This course is perfect for energy professionals, those new to the industry as well as those assuming new responsibilities, who want a better grasp of how all the technological, financial, and administrative pieces of the energy puzzle fit together. Registration is open to the public.