“The Utility Worker” magazine’s October/November/December issue is now in the mail and available online.
We Are In An Epic Battle!
UWUA members are engaged in an epic battle against those who profit most from the nation’s failing utility system. We are fighting to keep the lights on, the power and water flowing as we hold the line for workers and consumers.
FirstEnergy Shuts Plants, Demands Blood, Then Locks Out Workers!
Union stands up to out-of-control corporation
FirstEnergy Corp. set a new low in corporate standards when it closed two coal-fired power plants in October. First, 380 jobs disappeared and 2,080 megawatts of productive energy generation were taken off the grid. Then management put the squeeze on the remaining local union members at UWUA System Local 102.
Chicago Gas Workers Get Ready for Industry’s Future
Peoples Gas invests in infrastructure, workforce and building careers
The Utility Worker talked to Will Evans, president of Peoples Gas in Chicago, about infrastructure investment; training the next generation of utility workers for careers, not just jobs; and new breakthroughs in work organization coming from negotiations between management and the UWUA.
UWUA Mobilizes Against FirstEnergy Plans to Close Power Plants
Leaving no stone unturned in campaign to save jobs, communities
UWUA and System Local 102 continue to build strong grassroots opposition to FirstEnergy’s plans to close the Hatfield’s Ferry and Mitchell power stations in southwestern Pennsylvania.
Union Fights for a Just Transition to a Clean Energy Future
The electric utility industry is in the midst of a transformation
The challenge to utility workers, policy makers and the public is to ensure that this transition is conducted in a way that helps rebuild America’s infrastructure, preserves and creates middle-class jobs, and revitalizes our economy.
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- Renewable Energy
- UWUA Convention 2015
- UWUA E-News 2016
- UWUA Training Trust Funds
- Veterans Affairs and Information
- West Virginia Right to Work