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Bruce Rew


SPP Highlights Progress in Western Grid Expansion

Southwest Power Pool, the electric grid operator based in Little Rock, announced several milestones in its western expansion this week. read more >

SPP Will Be First RTO to Span East and West Interconnections

Seven western utilities have committed to joining the nonprofit, the first major expansion of SPP’s RTO service territory since October 2015. read more >
Antoine Lucas, left, and David Kelley

SPP Announces Promotions of 2 Execs

Antoine Lucas and David Kelley will start the new year with new titles at the not-for-profit company. read more >

Carrie Simpson Returns to SPP as Western Market Developer

Simpson spent six years at SPP before becoming western markets director for Xcel Energy-Colorado. read more >

Another Western Prospect to Study Joining SPP

Platte River Power Authority of Fort Collins, Colorado, says the move would help advance its noncarbon energy goals. read more >

Colorado Springs Utilities Joins SPP Western Market

By joining the western market, Colorado Springs Utilities will be poised for access to the “lowest-cost generating resources available in the market at any given minute,” according to a news release from SPP. read more >

Strained by the Heat, But Not Powerless

It used to be news when the electric power failed. But in today’s topsy-turvy world of energy, Southwest Power Pool of Little Rock put out a news release July 8 trumpeting the fact that it kept the lights on. read more >
Barbara Sugg, President and CEO-Elect of Southwest Power Pool

SPP Foresees Ample Power for Summer, With Caveats

While SPP expects sufficient resources to meet demand, its summer assessment found potential local issues it hopes to address with entities serving overloaded regions. read more >
Barbara Sugg, President and CEO-Elect of Southwest Power Pool

SPP Sees Wind as Top Electricity Generator for 2020

Southwest Power Pool, the nonprofit regional power transmission organization, buried the lead in its report on this month's quarterly meetings in Little Rock, its headquarters. read more >

SPP Expands Reliability Coordinating Services for Western Grid

Southwest Power Pool is expanding its reliability coordination service in the western United States, adding eight generation resources managed by Gridforce Energy Management. read more >
Bruce Rew, Lanny Nickell and Barbara Sugg of Southwest Power Pool in Little Rock.

Three Advance at Southwest Power Pool (Movers & Shakers)

Bruce Rew, Lanny Nickell and Barbara Sugg have received promotions at Southwest Power Pool in Little Rock. read more >
Nick Brown, Southwest Power Pool Inc.'s president and chief executive officer.

Southwest Power Pool Implements Integrated Marketplace

Southwest Power Pool has successfully implemented its Integrated Marketplace. SPP says they are the first Regional Transmission Organization (RTO) to design, build and deliver a day-ahead market on time and on budget. read more >