UW Madison College of Engineering campus

RTO Fundamentals
6/29: Tech & Strategies to Mitigate Utility Climate Risk
10/5-9: Energy Utility Basics

Based on guidance from the UW-Madison Chancellor’s Office,
WPUI will be holding all upcoming programs, at least through April 10, via web conference only.
All future WPUI programs will include a web conference option.
We continue to monitor the situation and will provide updates of any changes, as appropriate.

WPUI chair and vice chair
WPUI Chair Brian Rude and Vice Chair Jordan Hemaidan

member supported.

member driven.

since 1982.

Lori Sakk WPUI director
Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes
WI Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes speaking at WPUI’s Electric Vehicle Roadmap program.
Pyle Center tiered classroom

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.

Regional Transmission Organization Fundamentals: Background, Purpose, Future 2020

A new course designed to provide a comprehensive overview of RTOs in North America.

WPUI’s 2019 Activities Report

highlights our activities and accomplishments in 2019 and provides a snapshot of 2020 programs-in-planning.

energy utility basics 2020

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.