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BLP’S Safety and Reliability Standards Recognized by APPA

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GRAND HAVEN, MICH., April 12, 2024 – The Grand Haven Board of Light and Power (BLP) received two national awards at the beginning of April from the American Public Power Association (APPA). The utility received one award for outstanding performance for safety and one for demonstration of exceeding standards for reliability. […]

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Grand Haven Board of Light and Power Adds to Renewable Energy Portfolio

The Grand Haven Board of Light and Power’s latest solar commitment will provide 2.15 megawatts, the Michigan public power utility recently said. The new facility, White Tail Solar, is expected to go into commercial operation in the summer of 2025. The BLP’s 20-year power purchase commitment will cost $4,662,900 over the term of the commitment. […]

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Independent Investigation Clears BLP of Whistleblower Allegations

  Statement from Mike Westbrook, Chair of the Grand Haven BLP Concluding a comprehensive four-month investigation, Michigan-based law firm Foster Swift determined that all allegations leveled by a recent whistleblower against the BLP were not substantiated. Grand Haven City Council contracted an unbiased, third-party investigation after a BLP employee approached the City through an attorney […]

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