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									         Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDAE118134SA                                                                                         Publication Date: AUG 2012

          200 S. 6th St., Suite 300                          Phone             +1 612 3496868                   Revenue         97.1 (million USD)
          Minneapolis, MN                                    Fax               +1 612 3496108                   Net Profit      NA
          55402                                              Website           www.mmpa.org                     Employees       NA
          United States                                      Exchange                                           Industry        Alternative Energy

       Company Overview
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (MMPA) is an electric utility company. The company is a municipal corporation. It provides
       electricity across 11 member cities, which further, deliver and sell electricity to residential and business customers in their
       communities. The company generates power from its own plants and also purchases from other generators and from the Midwest
       Independent System Operator (MISO). MMPA owns a power plant, named Faribault Energy Park. The energy park has 300 MW
       combined-cycle facility and is located in southern Minnesota. It uses dual fuel, natural gas and fuel oil for power generation.
       Key Executives                                                             SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                Title                     Minnesota Municipal Power Agency, SWOT Analysis
         Wally Wysopal                     Chairman                                Strengths                            Weaknesses
         Ed Evans                          Director
                                                                                   Long Term Sales Contract             Dependency on Thermal Fuel
          Steve Schmidt                    Director                                                                     Sources
                                                                                   Diversified Energy Sources
         Matthew Jaunich                   Director
         Lisa Tesch                        Director
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                   Opportunities                        Threats
        GlobalData
                                                                                   New Projects                         Seasonal Variations and
                                                                                                                        Climate Conditions
        Key Competitors                                                            Positive Outlook for Electricity
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       Recent Developments

       May 23, 2011                  Mortenson Announces Construction Of 11 New Wind Projects In US
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
          List of Figures ................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Key Facts................................................................................................................................ 4
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Key Employees ....................................................................................................................... 5
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Key Operational Employees ................................................................................................... 6
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Major Products and Services .................................................................................................. 7
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - History .................................................................................................................................... 8
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Company Statement ............................................................................................................... 9
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Locations And Subsidiaries .................................................................................................. 11
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 11
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 11
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 13
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Business Description ............................................................................................................ 13
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Corporate Strategy ............................................................................................................... 14
       Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - SWOT Analysis .................................................................................................................... 15
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 15
          Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Strengths........................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - Long Term Sales Contract ........................................................................................................................................ 15
             Strength - Diversified Energy Sources ...................................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - Pubic Power Utility.................................................................................................................................................... 15
          Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Weaknesses ..................................................................................................................... 15
             Weakness - Dependency on Thermal Fuel Sources ................................................................................................................. 15
          Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Opportunities ..................................................................................................................... 15
             Opportunity - New Projects ....................................................................................................................................................... 15
             Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Electricity Demand: the US .................................................................................................. 16
             Opportunity - Strategic Agreements .......................................................................................................................................... 16
          Minnesota Municipal Power Agency - Threats .............................................................................................................................. 16
             Threat - Seasonal Variations and Climate Conditions ............................................................................................................... 16
             Threat - Regulatory Environment 
								
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