Welcome to the Generation Microsite - your navigation system and guide to resources, education and networking for your area of interest.  


RMEL’s Generation Section is a community of industry professionals dedicated to sharing, networking and solutions of all issues related to energy production and supply in the utility industry including planning and development. Topics covered include renewable generation.

Generation Regional Events

Bring an RMEL generation class to your location or region. Choose from the list of ideas below (which includes some past/current RMEL offerings), and/or let us know of specific topics you'd like to focus on. RMEL has a contact list of many highly-respected instructors. We will also work with our Section Education Committees and the RMEL network to design a custom class tailored to your needs. These are not scheduled events, and are specifically designed to custom-fit your needs and timetable.   

Generation Courses:

Integrated Resource Planning
Boiler Maintenance Workshop
Purchase Power Agreements Workshop
Renewable Integration Workshop
Demand Side Management
Power Plant Control Room Simulation
Power Plant Fundamentals
Wind Power Forecasting: A Valuable Tool for Integrating Wind Power Into the Electric Grid
From Resource Assessment to Climate Change: Weather and Climate Effects on Renewable Energy Projects
Energy Projects
Fundamentals of Gas Turbines
Fundamentals of Steam Turbines
Combined Cycle Power Plant Operations
Effective Plant Reliability Management  
Arc Flash Electrical Safety for Generation
Boilers Operations and Maintenance
Chillers Operations and Maintenance
Controlling Mercury Emissions From Coal Powered Power Plants

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Member Directory - RMEL members, use the directory to help you find the people and answers you’re looking for.
Registration Lists - You can also access past registration lists to find out who you’ll meet at RMEL events and obtain contact information for registrants.

RMEL Generation Section Committee

Curt Brown, Black & Veatch Corp. (Chair)
Tom Wos, Tri-State Generation and Transmission Assn. (Vice Chair)
Dave Dufek, Arizona Public Service 
Matt Ferguson, HDR, Inc. 
Louis Guaderrama, El Paso Electric Company
Jeff Kruse, CPS Energy
Gary Ruhl, Omaha Public Power District
Kellen Walters, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc.

Find RMEL Generation Content Now

RMEL members, an extensive library of presentations is your knowledge bank of diverse information you can put to work today. Find generation information focused on any type of job responsibility, and narrow in on critical issues at your organization.