New Richmond Utilities is a member-owner of Wisconsin Public Power Inc., a regional power company serving 49 customer-owned electric utilities. Through WPPI, these public power utilities share resources and own generation facilities to provide reliable, affordable electricity to more than 188,000 homes and businesses in Wisconsin, Upper Michigan and Iowa.
WPPI was formed to give member utilities, like New Richmond Utilities, the benefits of power supply independence, increased bargaining power and economies of scale. Through joint action WPPI helps members acquire electric power and related resources needed to provide their customers with safe, reliable and economic electric power and energy.
WPPI is the power supplier for Alger Delta Cooperative Electric Association (MI), Algoma, Baraga (MI), Black River Falls, Boscobel, Brodhead, Cedarburg, Columbus, Cuba City, Eagle River, Evansville, Florence, Gladstone (MI), Hartford, Hustisford, Independence (IA), Jefferson, Juneau, Kaukauna, L'Anse (MI), Lake Mills, Lodi, Maquoketa (IA), Menasha, Mount Horeb, Muscoda, Negaunee (MI), New Glarus, New Holstein, New London, New Richmond, Norway (MI), Oconomowoc, Oconto Falls, Plymouth, Prairie du Sac, Reedsburg, Richland Center, River Falls, Slinger, Stoughton, Sturgeon Bay, Sun Prairie, Two Rivers, Waterloo, Waunakee, Waupun, Westby and Whitehall.
Click here to read WPPI's latest Power Report. For more information about New Richmond's power supply and ownership of WPPI, visit www.wppisys.org.