American Water Works Association – Passing the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act American Water Works Association (AWWA) earned a 2015 ASAE Power of A Gold Award for its Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) which became law in June 2014, providing loans to drinking water and wastewater utilities at long-term US Treasury rates… Read more »


HomeAid Southern Nevada – Building Shelters for Those in Need HomeAid Southern Nevada earned a 2015 ASAE Power of A Gold Award for its collaborative effort with the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association (SNHBA) to build shelters and facilities for homeless and very at risk populations within the local community. ASAE honored the program which… Read more »


Electrochemical Society – Solving Society’s Problems Through Science Electrochemical Society (ECS) earned a 2015 ASAE Power of A Gold Award for its Science for Solving Society’s Problems Challenge, a partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and RTI International to leverage the brainpower of the many scientists attending ECS meetings to define solutions to societal… Read more »


Emergency nurses are known for taking swift action to save lives. The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) demonstrates this valued trait with its Ebola Crisis Response program, providing its members with the resources they need to keep the international population safe, ensure patients are triaged and treated appropriately, keep healthcare workers safe and appropriately trained on… Read more »

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Working together to solve problems is at the heart of how associations operate and what ASAE’s Power of A is all about. Through the Center for Energy Workforce Development (CEWD), Edison Electric Institute (EEI) created a partnership among utilities, their associations, contractors, and unions focusing on the need to build an energy workforce for the… Read more »