Between the lines: The anatomy of a rate

By Gwen Kautz, General Manager gkautz at dawsonpower.com 308-324-2386 We have approximately 24 rate classes at Dawson Public Power District serving just over 23,400 meters. The primary difference in each rate is the size of transformer needed to deliver power... Read More...

‘An amazing trip that I will always remember’

Walters returns from Dawson PPD-sponsored tour of Washington D.C. North Platte High School student Mitchell Walters was nominated to represent Dawson Public Power District on a recent trip to Washington, D.C. Walters was one of 19 high school-aged students from... Read More...

How to avoid a digging disaster

Can you dig it? Well…maybe. Before you start any digging project, you should call Nebraska 811 to help locate underground utilities. One ill-fated scoop could turn your DIY project into a digging disaster. Here’s how you can avoid an underground... Read More...

Between the lines: Local to local support

By Gwen Kautz, General Manager gkautz at dawsonpower.com 308-324-2386   Dawson PPD supports our communities economically; doing all we can to buy locally. In the scope of things, our local economy depends on everyone. Statistically speaking, about 68 cents of... Read More...

Public Powered

Electric vehicles are changing how we think about getting from point A to B. An eco-friendly vehicle with low emissions and less maintenance does exist. If you haven’t looked at an electric vehicle lately, it may be time to do... Read More...

Notice of change: Board meetings

The Dawson PPD Board of Directors will meet the first Wednesday of the month beginning at 10:00 a.m. Meetings are held at the Lexington office at 75191 Road 433, just south of Interstate 80.   June 2018 Read More...

Tankin’ down the Financial River

When I hear “only in Nebraska”, images of Runzas® and the sea of red at Memorial Stadium immediately pop into my head. But so does another uniquely Nebraska adventure – tanking! Where else would a group of friends or family... Read More...

The comfort of home, wherever you roam

Accommodations can quickly take up a large share of anyone’s travel budget, especially when traveling during holidays or attending popular local events. Rural areas present a unique challenge, too, as available lodging may be scarce. Enter Airbnb, the online lodging... Read More...

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