07 Nov 2019

Tantalus Celebrates 30 Years of Service

Representatives of rural cooperatives and municipal utilities from across North America gathered in Memphis this week for an annual user conference hosted by Tantalus, a purpose-driven company that focuses exclusively on this critical market segment, to discuss their unique challenges, celebrate shared successes and explore smart grid and AMI solutions that help keep their local… Read more »


28 Oct 2019

Interactive Utility Communications provides utility solutions for ECG Members

Interactive Utility Communications (IUC), an ECG Strategic Partner understands how to assist utilities through providing Call Services, Dispatching, Disconnections & Re-connections and Notifications. Tailoring services to the specific needs of each utility, IUC have proven results of success and a list of testimonials to attest to the value and efficiency of their services. In 2018… Read more »


29 Jun 2019

2019 ECG Annual Meeting

The 2019 ECG Annual Meeting will be held at the Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee, December 9-10th. This meeting is a great opportunity for ECG Members, Utility Professionals, City Officials, Industry Experts and Partners to network, get updates on industry related topics and discuss individual community needs and solutions. Join us as we celebrate our 10th… Read more »


11 Jan 2019

The Georgia Beer Bill: One Year Later

It’s been nearly a year and a half since Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 85, otherwise known as the “booze bill,” into law. The legislation allows breweries and distilleries to sell their products directly to consumers who patronize their locations. Now that the law has been in effect for a year, it’s time… Read more »


04 Jan 2019

Shared Success: The Utility’s Role in Economic Development

Businesses want to keep energy costs down and utilities want to see load grow. That’s the bottom line in economic development. But that’s not all there is to it. Communities and businesses have varying goals that require a careful match to find the right fit. To help grow and improve their communities, public power utilities… Read more »


14 Dec 2018

2018 ECG Annual Meeting

The 2018 ECG Annual Meeting was a great success with a significant number of Member Communities participating. John Giles, CEO & President of ECG kicked off the meeting with the State of the Organization. His presentation was followed by Member Participants listening to presentations on trending industry topics such as CyberSecurity, Blockchain Technology, Edge Development,… Read more »


10 Oct 2018

2018 Foreman & Supervisor Conferece was a Success!

The 2018 ECG Foreman & Supervisor Conference was a complete success! Thanks to the participation and attendance of ECG Members, Vendors and Guest Speakers. This conference served as a platform to educate and update our members on hot topics and the latest trends in the utility industry. It also served as a great avenue to network with peers and see on hand demonstrations of industry tools and equipment.