CPS Energy Named Official Host Utility of DistribuTECH Conference and Exhibition

Jun 04, 2013, 13:28 ET from PennWell Corp.

TULSA, Okla., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CPS Energy will be the official host utility sponsor of the world's largest annual transmission and distribution event: DistribuTECH Conference and Exhibition.  The energy utility will also participate as the host utility of the Electric Light & Power Executive Conference and Utility Products Conference and Exposition, both co-located with DistribuTECH.

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CPS Energy is headquartered in San Antonio and is the nation's largest municipally owned energy utility providing both gas and electricity. The company's participation as the host utility sponsor of these three co-located events includes support with the events' marketing and publicity as well as participation in the DistribuTECH keynote session. CPS Energy is a community-owned, not-for-profit utility serving 728,000 electric customers and 328,000 natural gas customers in the greater metropolitan area of San Antonio, Texas.

Celebrating its 24th year in 2014, DistribuTECH will be held January 28-30, 2014 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas.  The world's largest and most comprehensive transmission and distribution event, DistribuTECH includes pre-conference Utility University® workshops, networking events, a conference program with more than 300 speakers and an exhibition showcasing cutting-edge products and services from more than 400 companies. Co-located with DistribuTECH, the Utility Products Conference and Exposition is the industry's leading platform for showcasing the newest products, vehicles, services and equipment to utility buyers.  Also co-located with DistribuTECH, the Electric Light & Power Executive Conference is an exclusive forum for industry leaders to network and freely discuss the challenges and opportunities utilities face in today's ever-changing market.

"We are pleased to partner with CPS Energy as we return to San Antonio in 2014. It is through partnerships like this that we are able to provide events that address the challenges facing power delivery and the solutions to overcome them," said MaryBeth DeWitt, vice president, PennWell, Power Delivery Group.

For more information and to register for DistribuTECH Conference and Exhibition, visit http://distributech.com. Visit http://utilityproductsexpo.com to learn more about Utility Products Conference and Exposition. For more details and to register for the Electric Light & Power Executive Conference, visit http://elpconference.com.

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