Public Power means customer-owners have a voice in decisions made by their utility. Public power utilities exist to serve customer-owners. Period.

Foundation

Public Power 101

Public Power 101

Nebraska Public Power District Generation Map
FInd out where NPPD's generating plants are located throughout the state.
ANALOG
     

Paper Power Towers

Build paper towers using actual power pole schematics and newspapers!

Engineering Design Notebook
A foldable personal engineering design notebook
Paper Power Towers - Blueprint
A blueprint set of instructions for the paper power tower activity.
NPPD Power Pole Schematics
These are actual schematics for two different power poles used throughout Nebraska!
PP Tower Blueprint - Printable version
A printable version!
STEM Lab Rules
You can use the Paper Power Tower Blueprint document below but in the spirit of STEM Lab challenges there are a few adaptations!
DIGITAL

History of Public Power in Nebraska

History of Public Power in Nebraska

LOGIC

Hot Topics Challenge

Hot Topics Challenge

DATA

Research - Report - Re-Invent

Research - Report - Re-Invent

INNOVATION

Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement

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