Alaska Power Association
Alaska Power Association is the statewide trade association that represents the electric utilities that supply power to more than a half-million Alaskans from Barrow to Unalaska, through the Interior and Southcentral, and down the Inside Passage.
The mission of Alaska Power Association is to assist our members in accomplishing their goals of delivering electric energy and other services at the best value to their consumers.
Legislative representation: APA members have a voice in the development of electric industry positions and policy making.
Information clearinghouse: Members receive frequent updates on legislative and regulatory issues.
Forum: APA is the statewide electric utility industry forum for networking and information sharing.
Training opportunities: A variety of workshops geared for electric utility employees and managers, and directors/commissioners are periodically offered.
Insurance: The ARECA Insurance Exchange, APA’s sister organization, provides multi-line coverage to many Alaska electric and telephone utilities. It is a service-oriented insurer with an A- rating from A.M. Best. Additional Membership Benefits
Safety & training opportunities: Members have access to a multimedia library with more than 1,200 safety and training selections.
Membership directory and website: All members are listed in APA’s award-winning membership directory and links to their websites are featured on our website.
Categories of Membership
Active Members: Rural electric cooperatives, municipal-owned electric utilities, regional electric authorities, or JAAs organized under the laws of the State of Alaska with annual sales of at least 800 MWH
Associate Members: Utilities or utility organizations not eligible for Active Membership but with a substantial interest in the Association
Supporting Members: Companies, organizations and individuals affiliated with the electric industry