Check out this blog post from the University of Denver. Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association employees Barbara Walz and Lee Boughey earned the 2010 Technology Transfer Award from the Electric Power Research Institute. Tri-State G&T is a Basin Electric Class A member.
Barbara Walz (MS ’94) and Lee Boughey (MS ’04) have a fair amount in common: they both work at Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, a nonprofit wholesale electricity supplier in Westminster; they’re both enamored by the energy industry; and they both hold master’s degrees in environmental policy and management from the University of Denver.
They say the degree has played a large and helpful role in their careers, which are garnering national attention. The pair now have one more item in common: a prestigious award from the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), a nonprofit in Palo Alto, Calif., that researches the delivery and use of electricity.
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