The mission of City Light & Power is to provide our customers with the best possible service, allowing them to focus on their core mission.
An important part of our mission is to exceed our customers' expectations. We believe achieving this goal calls for a multifaceted approach, including being an active member of organizations that directly support our customers. To achieve this end, CLP is proud to be an active member of the following organizations:
The Air Force Association (AFA), a volunteer-led organization connecting a 97,000-member community of airmen, guardians, families, civilians and others who commit their lives to protecting the greater good of our country. AFA offers life-changing grants for wounded warriors, scholarships for Air Force families and professional development opportunities.
The American Public Power Association (APPA), which supports not-for-profit, community-owned utilities that power 2,000 U.S. towns and cities. The association represents public power before the federal government to protect the interests of the more than 49 million people that these utilities serve and their 93,000 employees.
The Association of the United States Army (AUSA), a nonprofit educational and professional development association serving America’s Army and supporters of a strong national defense. AUSA provides a voice for the Army, supports the soldier and honors those who have served in order to advance the security of the nation.
The Association of the United States Navy (AUSN), a nonprofit institution that supports America's sailors and their families through advocacy, community and educational resources. AUSN strongly supports American naval power, provides professional career development and scholarships and is the largest advocacy association for the Navy’s current and former sailors.
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), representing approximately 775,000 active members and retirees who work in a wide variety of fields, including utilities, construction, telecommunications, broadcasting, manufacturing, railroads and government. The IBEW stands out among the American unions in the AFL-CIO because it is among the largest and has members in so many skilled occupations.
The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), representing electrical contractors who are responsible for performing specialized construction work related to the design, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems. Whether high-voltage power transmission or low-voltage lighting, electrical contractors ensure these systems work in a safe, effective, and environmentally-sound manner.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), a leading information and knowledge resource for fire, electrical and related hazards. NFPA analyzes fire data and provides insights about the overall fire problem, firefighter fatalities and injuries, major fire causes, fire protection systems and related topics.
The RMEL Foundation, utilizing electric utility industry engagement to support educational opportunities targeting quality students pursuing careers in the industry. The RMEL Foundation provides scholarships to deserving and qualified college students focused on engineering or curriculum related to the electric energy industry with the intent of encouraging college students to pursue a career in the electric energy industry.
The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), a 100-year-old professional association that leads collaboration among government and industry to develop multidisciplined solutions to national security infrastructure challenges.
Utility Privatization Partners (UPP), a new organization uniting the companies and organizations that own utilities through the Department of Defense’s (DOD) groundbreaking utilities privatization (UP) program, which has privatized more than 600 utility systems on military bases over the past 20 years. UPP’s goal is to advance the outcomes and benefits of UP through education, information and engagement. From large water, gas and electric utilities providers to small, local electric cooperatives, UPP brings together a diverse group of partners to advocate for enhancing and expanding this successful partnership with a focus on reliability and resilience.