Will you be graduating from high school in the spring of 2019? Do you receive your electricity from a public power utility in Alabama? Then if your answer to these questions is “yes,” you could be eligible to receive a scholarship from the Alabama Municipal Electric Authority (AMEA) and its 11 Member cities/utilities. AMEA and… Continue Reading AMEA and Its Members Kick Off 2019 Scholarship Program
In the aftermath of a major storm, OPS will assess the damages and implement a service restoration plan which emphasizes safety and efficiency. Our first priority is safety. Repair crews are assigned to the most critical areas to make them safe for the general public. Our second priority is to restore power in the most… Continue Reading Safety, Response, and Recovery After the Storm
Opelika Power Services is actively following hurricane Irma and planning for any required event response. OPS line crews spent part of Friday afternoon preparing trucks, resources, and outage response equipment in preparation for any loss of service that may occur because of Hurricane Irma. Our staff is in contact with local, State, and Regional mutual aid partners… Continue Reading OPS Storm Preparations Briefing
Since 1992, the Alabama Municipal Electric Authority (AMEA) and its Members have provided over $2 million in scholarships to graduating high school seniors who receive their electric service from AMEA Members, including Alexander City, Dothan, Fairhope, LaFayette, Lanett, Luverne, Opelika, Piedmont, Riviera Utilities, Sylacauga and Tuskegee. To be eligible for an AMEA scholarship, a student’s… Continue Reading 2018 AMEA Scholarship
Opelika’s Rocky Brook Rocket will be up and running soon! We invite you to make your plans to board the historic Rocky Brook Rocket later this summer. Read more about it in the latest Alabama Currents Magazine.