University of Wisconsin–Madison


2018 WPUI Members


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(Designated organizations: WPS and We Energies)


Alliant Energy logo

American Transmission Company logo

Madison Gas and Electric logo

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  • Dairyland Power Cooperative
  • Deloitte
  • Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
  • Ranger Power


  • 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, educational, governmental, 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

Click here to access the WPUI Membership form.

If you would like to join WPUI, please contact Lori Sakk
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