Vol. 23   No. 2
Summer 2017
  • MGE Talks Business

In This Issue: Summary Billing Simplifies Processes for WPS Health Solutions | Wisconsin Foam Operates in New, Energy-Efficient Facility | Jeffrey Keebler Succeeds Gary Wolter as MGE President and CEO | Pulvermacher Cartage Weighs in on Its CNG Truck Experience | Glazing and Window-to-Wall Ratios in New Construction

Summary Billing Simplifies Processes for WPS Health Solutions

Summary Billing Simplifies Processes for WPS Health Solutions

Monitoring facility expenses can be a significant undertaking. One tool that WPS Health Solutions relies on to build efficiencies into the process is MGE's Summary Billing. It has proven to be an effective strategy for WPS since 2008. With Summary Billing, WPS receives just one monthly MGE bill that arrives electronically.

Learn more about Summary Billing here.

Wisconsin Foam Operates in New, Energy-Efficient Facility

Wisconsin Foam Operates in New, Energy-Efficient Facility

You encounter foam products every day. They're found in cars, wheelchairs and agricultural equipment, airplanes, cosmetics and sporting goods. These types of foam products are fabricated in an energy-efficient environment at Wisconsin Foam's new 150,000-square-foot facility on Madison's east side.

Find out more about their new facility here.

Jeffrey Keebler Succeeds Gary Wolter as MGE President and CEO

Jeffrey Keebler Succeeds Gary Wolter as MGE President and CEO

On March 1, 2017, Jeffrey Keebler, a 22-year veteran of MGE, succeeded Gary Wolter as President and CEO of Madison Gas and Electric (MGE). Keebler most recently served as MGE's Senior Vice President of Energy Supply and Planning.

Learn more about Jeff and MGE's plans for the future here.

Pulvermacher Cartage Weighs in on Its CNG Truck Experience

Pulvermacher Cartage Weighs in on Its CNG Truck Experience

In 2015, Toby Pulvermacher, general manager of Pulvermacher Cartage, decided to add three compressed natural gas (CNG) trucks to his fleet. The time was right because CNG prices had been stable while diesel costs were fluctuating and most of the company's routes had ready access to CNG.

Read about Pulvermacher's experiences here.

Glazing and Window-to-Wall Ratios in New Construction

Glazing and Window-to-Wall Ratios in New Construction

Traditional energy efficiency initiatives look at lighting and HVAC equipment in a building. In new construction, the amount and type of glass in the façade has a huge role in energy use, thermal comfort, outside views and building cost.

Get more information about glazing in new construction here.

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Watch the story here.

Take an MGE Energy Break

Take an MGE Energy Break

MGE can present important energy messages to your employees, at your facility. We'll provide materials, displays and experts all at no cost. Your employees will learn about energy-saving tips and environmental issues.

Get more information here.

Track Outages Online

Track Outages Online

It's storm season, and that brings the possibility of power outages. You can track outages and our restoration progress online at mge.com/outage. Don't forget to call us if your power is out. It's the only way for us to know that you have lost power.

Track outages here.