American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP)
American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) is the nonprofit wholesale power supplier and services provider for 133 members in the states of Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia; as well as the Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation, a joint action agency in Smyrna, Delaware. Combined, these public utilities serve approximately 650,000 customers. Formed in 1971, AMP is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, and has approximately 200 employees at its headquarters and generating facilities.
The organization is governed by a Board of Trustees that consists of 21 AMP members — 20 elected by the members or subgroups of members and AMP member Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation, on behalf of its eight member systems. Each such elected member then appoints a person to represent it on the Board.
AMP members receive their power supply from a diversified resource mix that includes wholesale power purchases through AMP and the open market, and energy produced at AMP- and member-owned generation facilities utilizing fossil fuels, hydroelectric, wind, solar and other renewable resources.
The organization also provides a variety of services on a cooperative, nonprofit basis for the mutual benefit of all member communities, including power supply planning, technical and safety training, engineering, financial, environmental, generation, legal, public relations, information technology and other support services.
AMP is active and recognized in state and federal regulatory, legislative, economic development and electric industry activities. AMP’s financial strength and strong management are consistently recognized by the financial community as a whole.
For more information about the organization, visit www.amppartners.org.