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RMEL INFORMATION

Foundation Board of Directors
The RMEL Foundation's purpose is exclusively to promote careers in the electric energy
industry, especially to students.

OFFICERS

PRESIDENT
Paul Compton
Kiewit

DIRECTORS

FUNDRAISING CHAIR
Tom Haensel
Burns & McDonnell

VICE PRESIDENT, FINANCE
Barry W. Ingold
Tri-State Generation and
Transmission Assn.

Bruce Akin
Evergy/Westar Energy

Katie Linden
Zachry Group

Jon Feickert
Black & Veatch Corp.

Steve Roalstad
Platte River Power Authority

Joe Frazier
SRP

Dan Schmidt
Black & Veatch Corp.

Vernon "Buddy" Hasten
Associated Electric Cooperative Inc.

Hossein Tabrizi
Ulteig Engineers, Inc.

Gary Hellard
Babcock & Wilcox Company

Rick Putnicki
RMEL

ADVERTISER'S INDEX
Black & Veatch Corporation ............................................................................................ www.bv.com .................................................................................................34
Burns & McDonnell .................................................................................................... www.burnsmcd.com ............................................................................................. 3
DIS-TRAN Packaged Substations, LLC ........................................................................www.distran.com..............................................................................................34
Great Southwestern Construction, Inc.......................................................................... www.gswc.us ................................................................................................33
ITC Holdings Corp. ....................................................................................................www.itc-holdings.com ............................................................................................ 7
MasTec Power Corp. .................................................................................................... www.mastec.com .............................................................................................33
Merrick & Company ..................................................................................................... www.merrick.com ............................................................................................. 27
Nebraska Public Power District .................................................................................... www.nppd.com ............................................................................................... 10
OFS ...............................................................................................................................www.ofsoptics.com ............................................................................................ 10
Pike Electric,LLC .............................................................................................................www.pike.com .................................................................................................. 5
PLH Group, Inc............................................................................................................... plhgroupinc.com .............................................................................................. 16
Power Engineers ........................................................................................................ www.powereng.com ................................................................ Outside Back Cover
Power Product Services, Inc. ...........................................................................www.powerproductservices.com.................................................................................... 6
Siemens ........................................................................................................................www.siemens.com .................................................................... Inside Back Cover
Southeast Community College...................................................................................www.southeast.edu ........................................................................................... 26
Stanley Consultants............................................................................................ www.stanleyconsultants.com ............................................................Inside Front Cover
Sturgeon Electric Company Inc. .......................................................................... www.sturgeonelectric.com ...................................................................................... 11
Tri-State Generation & Transmission Assn................................................................ www.tristate.coop ............................................................................................. 27
Uticom Systems, Inc. .....................................................................................................www.uticom.net............................................................................................... 23
Vertiv - Electrical Reliability Services........................................................................www.vertivco.com ............................................................................................. 11
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019

RMEL Board of Directors
Former NFL Star and Cancer Survivor Merril Hoge’s “Find A Way” Journey Sparks Intention at RMEL’s Spring Conference
Austin’s Experience Instituting a 5G Wireless Program
APS’ Fossil Unit Monitoring Tool Improves Efficiency, Generates Savings
Charging a Path Towards Battery Storage
Xcel Energy’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Future
28 Steam Turbine Cycling—Operator Considerations, Best Practices and Options for Optimization
Maximize on the New Energy Paradigm at RMEL’s 116th Fall Convention
2019 Calendar of Events
Member Listings
Foundation Board of Directors
Advertiser’s Index
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Intro
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - cover1
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - cover2
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - RMEL Board of Directors
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 7
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Former NFL Star and Cancer Survivor Merril Hoge’s “Find A Way” Journey Sparks Intention at RMEL’s Spring Conference
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 11
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Austin’s Experience Instituting a 5G Wireless Program
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - APS’ Fossil Unit Monitoring Tool Improves Efficiency, Generates Savings
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Charging a Path Towards Battery Storage
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 21
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 22
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 23
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Xcel Energy’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Future
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 26
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 27
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 28 Steam Turbine Cycling—Operator Considerations, Best Practices and Options for Optimization
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Maximize on the New Energy Paradigm at RMEL’s 116th Fall Convention
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - 2019 Calendar of Events
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Member Listings
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2019 - Advertiser’s Index
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