Eagan, MN (PRWEB) May 15, 2015
Midwest ENERGY Association (MEA) is proud to announce that six (6) energy operations members from NorthWestern Energy have received Life Sustaining Awards. Each year, MEA sponsors the Life Sustaining Awards program to recognize industry employees who have performed service "above and beyond" the call of duty by saving or attempting to save the life of another. Applicants for these awards are approved by the Executive Committee of MEA's Board of Directors.
The 2015 Life Sustaining Awards went to Dusty Hendrickson, Mike McCabe, Casey Rocco, Cody Yurek, Pete Torgerson, and Melanie Pickens for helping an injured arborist in a remote area of the Little Belt Mountain in Montana. Read their Life Sustaining story here: http://www.midwestenergy.org/life-sustaining-award-2015.html
MEA serves the people that delivery electricity and natural gas to homes and businesses. MEA (Midwest ENERGY Association) was founded as a trade association over 100 years ago by distribution utilities, whose vision was to improve safety and efficiency. Today, energy delivery companies around the globe benefit from MEA's industry learning seminars, operations summits, and other events. Members collaborated to develop EnergyU, the world's premier online training and testing system for gas and electric distribution utilities.