Working Together

We need the help of all our customers to meet our shared energy goals under Energy 2030. Our work will require many different partnerships and collaborations as we explore together new ways in which we can create an energy future that meets our collective needs. We value the diversity of all of the perspectives in our community, and we will work to meet all of you, our customers, "where you are" as we move toward Energy 2030 together. Take a glimpse at The Power of Partnerships to see some of the ways in which we partner.

STEAM Camp at MGE

Middle school students spent a day at MGE as part of STEAM camp, which introduces young people to careers in science, technology, engineering, arts and math.

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Online Tool to View Your Energy Use

Knowing your energy usage history could help you better manage your future use to save energy and money.

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Learn About Energy 2030 at the Zoo

MGE is partnering again with Henry Vilas Zoo to share information about how we can all work together around energy to reduce our environmental impact. Stop by Henry Vilas Zoo on Earth Day, April 22, 2017, to learn how you can be more energy wise!

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Earth Day Every Day: Working Toward Energy 2030

MGE works with local schools to raise awareness about Earth Day and to share information about how reducing our individual energy use can reduce our collective impact on the environment. For more than ten years, MGE has published an annual Earth Day classroom activity booklet.

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Q&A with MGE's New CEO

President and CEO Jeff Keebler sits down to talk energy, community and life outside of work.

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Partnering for a Healthier Community

Rebalanced-Life Wellness Association, housed in a popular Madison barbershop, is designed to make health information more accessible to men and communities of color.

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Go Green, Recycle Old

Focus on Energy, Wisconsin's statewide energy efficiency program, is again offering a free Appliance Recycling Program. This program was briefly discontinued but just started again in 2017.

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Many Voices, Shared Goals

Input from MGE's Community Energy Workshop will be put to further use as we work together toward Energy 2030 for our community's energy future.

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MGE Día de Fútbol

Local all-stars and a soccer star from Mexico turned out this October for an inaugural event at Breese Stevens Field—MGE Día de Fútbol. MGE teamed up with the Mallards organization to support the Sunday event for local families.

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New Customer Resource

Welcome to Energy 2030 Together, MGE's new online resource for customers. In addition to this new website, we've introduced a new quarterly newsletter, which goes by the same name and is included with customer bills

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Partnership in Action

Can one kid enliven an ecosystem? One local student enlisted the help of MGE to install a perch for a whole new generation of hawks outside of Badger Rock Center in Madison.

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Community Energy Workshop

Last April, we convened a Community Energy Workshop. The workshop was our next step in the unprecedented community engagement effort we've been undertaking with the help of Justice & Sustainability Associates (JSA), a respected Washington, D.C., firm recognized for its skills in facilitation and deliberative dialogue.

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Talking, Listening, Working Together

Last year, we began an extensive engagement effort to seek information and feedback from our customers. We undertook the effort because we want to hear what our customers have to say.

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What Energy Means to Me

Meet George, Jannet and Peyton – three Madisonians who put their energy into pursuing their passions and connecting with their communities.

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Letter to Our Customers

MGE is committed to increasing renewable energy and driving carbon out of our energy supply mix. We're working to achieve a more sustainable energy supply mix using the best, most cost-effective technologies as they become available.

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Middleton Welcomes Shared Solar

On Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017, the city and MGE hosted a reception for MGE customers who participate in the Shared Solar program to celebrate the solar array becoming operational. The array generates enough electricity to power more than 100 average homes.

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EV Discount Offer Extended

The appeal of electric vehicles (EVs) continues to spread. Now, an incentive offer from Nissan is giving another reason to drive electric.

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Building Small, Thinking Big

Madison College has big plans for its tiny houses project. Students in the college's Construction and Remodeling Program are building tiny houses for a micro-lodge development at the Garver Feed Mill site on Madison's east side.

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EV Offer Drives Interest

Madison-based Acumium, a web development and digital marketing company, likes to say it has a "knack for tech and an affinity for fun." One could say the motto extends to their choice in vehicles!

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Shared Solar Pioneers

MGE recently caught up with a few early subscribers to Shared Solar to hear why they wanted to be "pioneers" in this new project.

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Energy Savings for Seniors

Meals on Wheels, Focus on Energy and MGE team up to bring LED bulbs to homebound seniors.

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Shared Solar Construction to Start

Construction of a large solar array will begin soon on the roof of the City of Middleton's Municipal Operations Center. The "MOC," as it's called, will be host to MGE's Shared Solar project, a pilot program in which the City and MGE have partnered to offer locally generated solar energy to MGE residential customers. More than 300 customers have signed up to take part in the first of its kind community solar project for Wisconsin.

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Powered by Green Energy

MGE's Green Power Tomorrow (GPT) program gives customers an easy way to purchase the energy they use at their home or business from renewable sources.

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Connecting Solar to the Grid

Businesses large and small are installing solar panels and connecting to our community's electric grid. Steep & Brew Coffee is a great example.

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Sharing in Our Energy Future

As your community energy company, we share the values, priorities and goals of our customers to create a brighter future for this place we all share—this community we call home.

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EV Partnerships Benefit Customers

Advances in technology keep changing how we all live and work. Whether it's making our lives more convenient, our friends and family more accessible, our homes more energy efficient or automated, or our vehicles more environmentally friendly.

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La Movida Talks Energy Efficiency

Being energy efficient saves money and contributes to a healthier environment. Both are shared goals for customers and for MGE. "Viviendo Con Energía" is one way in which MGE can connect with customers to help them learn how to save energy and money, and reduce their environmental impact.

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