We believe that a strong industrial and commercial base
helps support the overall welfare of a community. 


One of the great things about a public power community is that IMPA’s Members are committed to helping business thrive in their community.  Unlike investor-owned utilities, IMPA’s municipal utilities are non-profit and their top priority is to provide low-cost, reliable and environmentally-responsible electricity.   In addition to electric utility revenues, businesses support the local tax base and contribute to the health and strength of these municipalities.

Among the many pro-business accolades Indiana has received:


AAA Bond Rating by Standard & Poor’s

Ranked 2nd - Cost of Doing Business by CNBC America’s Top State for Doing Business

Ranked 2nd – Workers’ Comp Premium Rate Rank by Oregon Department of Consumer & Business Services

Ranked 3rd – State Infrastructure by CNBC State on State Infrastructure

Ranked 4th – Best States for Regulatory Environment by Forbes Best States for Business & Careers

Ranked 4th – Property Tax Index Rank by the Tax Foundation