PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING STUDIES COMPLETED IN THE LAST 5 YEARS

2012 – Home Town Connections assisted the MBLP is creating a Strategic Plan
2012 – Sargent & Lundy LLC completed a Resource Plan
2013 – Burns & McDonnell performed a Power Supply Planning Analysis
2013 – GRP Engineering – completed a Distribution/Substation/Transmission Condition Assessment
2014 – Lutz, Daily and Brain did a Condition Assessment of Generating Units
2014 – Utility Finance Solutions created a 10 Year Financial Modeling Plan
2015 – NTH completed Air Dispersion Modeling
2015 – Sargent & Lundy LLC completed the first phase of new generation project and the following is from their report.

2016 - MEC Noise Study

2017 - GRP Engineering – Updated the Distribution/Transmission System Study & 5 year plan

2017 - Burns & McDonnell updated the Power Supply Planning Analysis


 

“Relying on positive outcomes to uncertain factors beyond MBLP’s control is not a recommended approach to ensure power supply commitments are met, particularly given the relative isolation of power supplies in the region. The legal obligation to provide reliable power to customers should not depend on unknown external factors.”