PUC Congratulates Geoffrey Skeim for winning MMUA’s Tom Bovitz Memorial Scholarship Award

At the May Princeton Public Utilities’ Commission meeting, Commissioners congratulated Geoffrey Skeim for winning First Place in the Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association’s (MMUA’s) Tom Bovitz Memorial Scholarship Award Competition.  In attendance was Steve Downer, MMUA Director of Communications and Member Relations.  Steve emphasized that Minnesota municipal utilities view electricity as a service to be provided […]

Princeton Public Utilities Recognized for Reliable Electric Service to the Community

Princeton, MN – March 31, 2021 — Princeton Public Utilities has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2020. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (APPA), a trade group that represents more than 2,000 not-for-profit, community-owned electric utilities.  Full statement is available here.

Scholarship Available

Princeton Public Utilities is once again offering a $500 scholarship for a graduating high school senior who plans to attend a post-secondary education institution.  Applicants must be, or have a legal guardian that is, an electric customer of Princeton Public Utilities.  The local winner will automatically be entered into a statewide competition for up to […]

Princeton Generation Runs During Cold Snap

A big shout-out to the power plant crew, Scott D., Kenny, Scott S., Jim, and Paul (not pictured) as well as thanks to the line crew for their assistance during the current cold snap. Princeton Public Utilities has been operating all generation units to support the electrical grid. Operations began at 6am Monday, February 15th […]

Linden Promoted to Electric Superintendent

We are proud to announce that Jeremy Linden will be the new Electric Superintendent for Princeton Public Utilities. Linden was selected from a very competitive group of applicants and has been with Princeton Public Utilities for over 17 years as a Lineworker, including the last 4 years as Lead Lineworker. Linden stated that he is […]