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Awards & Recognition

2017

National Federation of Municipal Analysts Excellence in Disclosure Award
American Municipal Power, Inc.

Columbus Business First’s “20 People to Know in Energy”
Michael Beirne, AMP Vice President of External Affairs

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) Technology Transfer Award
Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC), for its use of an innovative welding process that shortened outage durations and lowered costs while maintaining high quality welds

2016

Columbus Business First’s “20 People to Know in Energy”
Jolene Thompson, AMP Executive Vice President of Member Services and External Affairs

American Public Power Association Harold Kramer-John Preston Personal Service Award
Michelle Palmer, AMP Vice President of Technical Services, for active service to APPA’s RP3 and technical programs

Award of Excellence, American Public Power Association 2016 Annual Report Contest
2015 AMP Annual Report, “Providing the Foundation for Energy Solutions”

HeartLands Conservancy Green Leaf Achievement Award - Business and Industry Category
Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC), for environmental stewardship efforts to create a long-term sustainability plan for the power plant’s coal combustion residuals (CCR)

2015

American Public Power Association Safety Award of Excellence – Second Place (Group F Category - systems with 250,000 to 999,999 work hours)
American Municipal Power, Inc.

Auditor of State Award, Ohio’s Auditor of State David Yost
AMP’s Ohio Municipal Electric Generation Agency Joint Ventures (JVs) 1, 2, 4, 5, 6 and Municipal Energy Services Agency

2014

Computer Reseller News (CRN) magazine’s “Top 20 Most Innovative CIOs”
Branndon Kelley, AMP Chief Information Officer, for deployed solutions that resulted in a proven positive impact, cost savings or an improved infrastructure

Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP)
Jared Price, AMP Senior Director of Technology Operations

North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC) Planning Committee Appointee
Art Iler, AMP Director of Reliability Standards Compliance

American Public Power Association Safety Award of Excellence – First Place (Group F Category - systems with 250,000 to 999,999 work hours)
American Municipal Power, Inc.

Auditor of State Award, Ohio’s Auditor of State David Yost
AMP’s Ohio Municipal Electric Generation Agency Joint Ventures (JVs) 1, 2, 4, 5, 6 and Municipal Energy Services Agency

Hometown Connections (HCI) Sales Affiliate of the Year
American Municipal Power, Inc.

2013

Columbus Business First’s “20 People to Know in Energy”
Marc S. Gerken, P.E., AMP President/CEO

Honorable Mention, Columbus Business First “CFO of the Year” awards – Nonprofit Category
Bob Trippe, AMP Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Award of Merit, American Public Power Association 2013 Annual Report Contest
2012 AMP Annual Report, “Our Unfolding Energy Future: The Power of Unstoppable Momentum”

2012

American Public Power Association Alex Radin Distinguished Service Award
Marc S. Gerken, P.E., AMP President/CEO

2012 CIO of the Year, Energy Central Kite Awards – Small Utility Category
Branndon Kelley, AMP Senior Vice President of IT and Chief Information Officer

2011

Finalist, Platts Global Energy Awards – Deal of the Year
Financing of the Meldahl, Cannelton, Smithland and Willow Island hydroelectric projects

Finalist, Platts Global Energy Awards – Energy Efficiency Program of the Year – Energy Supplier
Efficiency Smart, an AMP program conducted through a partnership with the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation

Honorable Mention, Columbus Business First “CFO of the Year” awards  Transaction of the Year
Bob Trippe, AMP Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, for financing of the Meldahl hydroelectric project

2010

Finalist, Platts Global Energy Awards – CEO of the Year
Marc S. Gerken, P.E., AMP President/CEO

National Hydropower Association’s Outstanding Stewards of America’s Waters award for operational excellence
Ohio Municipal Energy Generating Agency Joint Venture 5 and AMP for safety excellence at the Belleville Hydroelectric Plant

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