Mission and Values

Wildflower plantings at O'Brien Solar Fields

Our mission 

MGE provides natural gas and electric service in south-central and western Wisconsin. MGE is your community energy company, committed to engaging with our customers in many different ways to meet their needs and to providing safe, reliable, affordable and sustainable energy to power our communities. An industry leader, MGE was among the first utilities nationwide to commit to net-zero carbon electricity by 2050, consistent with global climate science. Your community energy company is investing in a more sustainable future for the benefit of all our customers, investors and employees. 

Our values 

  • Safety: Safety is a core value at MGE. The safety of our employees, customers and communities is our top priority. 
  • Reliability: We invest in our people and in our systems to help ensure top-ranked energy reliability that helps to maintain the economic health and vitality of the communities we serve. 
  • Sustainability: With a commitment to transparency, accountability and continuous improvement, we take a holistic and proactive approach to sustainable practices company-wide. 
  • Equity: We are committed to equity and inclusion in our service to our customers, in our workplace and in our broader community, and we value diverse perspectives, ideas, cultures and backgrounds. 
  • Engagement: We are dedicated to engagement, partnership and collaboration to best serve our customers and the broader community.