MidAmerican Energy Company, Iowa’s largest energy company, is strategically located in the middle of several major markets in the Midwest. Headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, the company provides service to 739,000 electric customers and 719,000 natural gas customers in a 10,600-square mile area in Iowa, Illinois, South Dakota and Nebraska. MidAmerican Energy is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy.
Our Generation Mix
At the end of 2013, MidAmerican Energy had 8,013
megawatts of owned and contracted generating capacity. Approximately 45 percent
was fueled by coal; 30 percent by wind; 19 percent by natural gas and oil; and
6 percent by nuclear, hydroelectric and other energy sources.
MidAmerican Energy has approximately 40,000 miles of transmission and distribution lines and 1,267 wind turbines generating wind energy throughout its service territory.
An effective approach to energy development requires careful planning and investing across multiple fronts. MidAmerican Energy plans for the future with strategic investments in infrastructure and transmission, wind generation capacity, improved technology and economic development.
MidAmerican Energy has a strong track record of customer satisfaction, safety, and commitment to the communities, emergency response and rate stability. We take great care always to act in the best interest of our customers and we will continue to do so as we work to provide energy leadership in Iowa.
Our core principles define our values and our vision – today and for the next 100 years. At MidAmerican Energy, our focus is on customer service, environmental respect, operational excellence, employee commitment, regulatory integrity and financial strength. For more details on our core principles, we invite you to visit http://www.berkshirehathawayenergyco.com/.
MidAmerican Energy’s commitment to employees is
demonstrated by providing opportunities for personal growth and development and
through competitive compensation and benefits. In addition to market-based
salary, our compensation package includes incentive programs to recognize and
reward outstanding performance.
Our benefits program is designed to meet the diverse needs of employees and their families today as well as in the future. Benefits may include comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, pension plan, profit sharing, 401(k) with a company match, tuition reimbursement and adoption assistance.
MidAmerican Energy Company
Grand Avenue P.O. Box 657
P.O. Box 657
Des Moines, IA 50303-0657