Groton Utilities was one of sixty of the nation’s more than 2,000 public power utilities to earn Reliable Public Power Provider™ (RP3) recognition from the American Public Power Association (APPA) for providing consumers with the highest degree of reliable and safe electric service. Groton Utilities was one of nineteen utilities to receive a Gold Level Award.
This is the second time in three years that Groton Utilities received this recognition. In 2007, Groton Utilities was the only New England public power system to receive the Platinum Level Award.
Paul Allen, Vice President of Engineering, Electric Service, Nashville, TN, and Chair, APPA’s RP3 Review Panel, presented the designees, during the association’s annual Engineering & Operations Technical Conference, held in Austin, TX. Randy S. Surprenant, General Manager of Electric Operations, Groton Utilities, was present to receive the award on behalf of Groton Utilities.