MGE Releases 2019 Environmental and Sustainability Report
Annual report features company's strategies for achieving net-zero carbon electricity by 2050
"As your community energy company, MGE is committed to serving and working with all our customers to create a more sustainable future for the benefit of all those we serve," Chairman, President and CEO
The Environmental and Sustainability Report features information about MGE's corporate strategy and climate-related matters, safety and operations, customer and employee engagement, governance and oversight. Highlights include:
Recent development of clean energy projects equating to a roughly 600% increase in owned renewable capacity when all projects come online, including the
Badger Hollow Solar Farmand Two Creeks Solar and the expansion of MGE's successful Shared Solar program.
MGE's partnership with the
University of Wisconsin-Madison's Nelson Institute for Environmental Studiesto evaluate the company's net-zero carbon goal.
- The launch of MGE Connect™, a residential program to help MGE better understand the role and impact of using smart devices to manage the grid.
- How MGE is forward-thinking in electrifying transportation, working with customers, stakeholders, municipalities and other partners to grow the use of electric vehicles (EVs) and to facilitate charging options throughout the community.
- MGE's record of top-ranked electric reliability and its employee-led safety initiatives to ensure safe, reliable electricity and natural gas for customers.
The company's efforts to help improve the quality of life for those it serves by giving back to the community through the
MGE Foundation, corporate giving and employee volunteerism.
Commitment to transparency and disclosure
MGE's report is consistent with the recommendations of the
MGE also continues to participate in the
Visit mgeenergy.com/environment to access the report and MGE's EEI ESG/sustainability reporting templates.
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