September 2014 Board Meeting

The September board meeting will be held on Monday the 8th at 10:00 a.m. in the Vinita Headquarters Board Room.

With potential to save customers $50 million over the project’s lifetime … GRDA signs 100 MW renewable energy purchase agreement with Apex Clean Energy

Vinita, Oklahoma – In an effort to add more balance to its diverse electric generation portfolio, the Grand River Dam Authority will soon be utilizing even more Oklahoma wind power. At its August meeting, the GRDA Board of Directors approved a new wind power purchase agreement that will allow the Authority to receive 100 megawatts […]

Making a powerful impact in Oklahoma

Power for Progress… A weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority In honor of the recent Labor Day holiday, the Grand River Dam Authority once again recognizes its workforce: 500 Oklahomans producing the “power for progress” that makes GRDA a low-cost, reliable electricity supplier, good steward of the natural resources under its control and an economic development engine for all of Oklahoma! The Grand River Dam Authority’s most powerful asset—its workforce— is comprised of approximately 500 Oklahomans. Daily, these employees complete the critical tasks that allow GRDA to continue its roles as Oklahoma’s low-cost, reliable electricity supplier, economic engine for the state and good steward of the natural resources … more

Initial pricing to take place in October … GRDA bond issue gets oversight council approval

Vinita – The Grand River Dam Authority’s $440 million bond issue, scheduled take place later this fall, now has the approval of the Oklahoma Council of Bond Oversight. On Thursday, August 28, the five-member council, responsible for the review of all financing requests by state agencies, gave its unanimous approval to GRDA’s bond plans following a presentation by GRDA Chief Executive Officer Dan Sullivan and Chief