Background and Studies

MEC Part 1

MEC Part 2

 

PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING STUDIES COMPLETED IN THE LAST 3 YEARS

 

2012 Home Town Connections assisted the MBLP is creating a Strategic Plan
2012 Sargent & Lundy LLC completed a Resource Plan
2013 Burns & McDonnell performed a Power Supply Planning Analysis
2013 GRP Engineering – completed a Distribution/Substation/Transmission Condition Assessment
2014 Lutz, Daily and Brain did a Condition Assessment of Generating Units
2014 Utility Finance Solutions created a 10 Year Financial Modeling Plan
2015 NTH completed Air Dispersion Modeling
2015 Sargent & Lundy LLC completed the first phase of new generation project and the following is from their report.

 

“Relying on positive outcomes to uncertain factors beyond MBLP’s control is not a recommended approach to ensure power supply commitments are met, particularly given the relative isolation of power supplies in the region. The legal obligation to provide reliable power to customers should not depend on unknown external factors.”