Innovation

We want to give you, our customers, more control around how you use energy. We want to help you take advantage of evolving technologies, such as "smart" appliances, electric vehicles and battery storage, as they become available. Renewable energy options like our Green Power Tomorrow and Shared Solar programs can help shape the type of energy you use.

Easier access to helpful, more personalized information and resources can help you manage when and how you use electricity. We want to work with you, our customers, to develop the products and services that meet your needs and help us reach our shared energy goals.

Auto Show Offers Look at New EVs
Apr 27 2017
Auto Show Offers Look at New EVs

MGE sent a crew to the Chicago Auto Show with one objective in mind—to check out the latest and upcoming electric vehicles (EVs).

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Shared Solar Powers Up
Mar 16 2017
Shared Solar Powers Up

With the array operational, anyone can go online to monitor its output. It's expected the array will generate about 740,000 kWh of electricity, which is enough to power about 100 homes. Check out our short video featuring an MGE engineer involved in the project.

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A Quicker Way to Charge EVs
Feb 01 2017
A Quicker Way to Charge EVs

Charge@Home is MGE's innovative new program for electric vehicle (EV) owners to quickly charge their car's battery at home.

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Renters Finding EV Options
Jan 09 2017
Renters Finding EV Options

With sales of electric vehicles (EVs) continuing to grow, managers and developers of multifamily properties are being asked by potential tenants, "Where can I charge?"

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Solar Lighting Proposal
Sep 07 2016
Solar Lighting Proposal

Overhead lighting serves to enhance safety in outdoor areas such as parking lots or other large expanses. MGE is proposing a new, green option for our customers who need to add overhead lighting but want to proceed with the environment in mind.

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