Renovating your home? Be sure it is up to code.

  With many of us staying in rather than going out, homeowners are looking to renovate their space into a comfortable getaway. Don’t overlook the electrical wiring in your home. Each year, electrical malfunctions account for 35,000 home fires causing... Read More...

Electrical safety tips for hunters

Electrical Safety Tips for Hunters This hunting season, we encourage all members to be aware of electrical equipment and take necessary precautions while hunting. Keep these safety tips in mind as you enjoy the great outdoors. Take notice of posted... Read More...

Between the lines: They already know

By Gwen Kautz General Manager 308-324-2386 gkautz(at)dawsonpower.com   What if they don’t? About 10 years ago, just as spring came to an end, a large storm rolled over Dawson PPD’s service area and caused major damage. As always, Dawson PPD... Read More...

2019 financials: A closer look

By Shannon Peard, Manager of Finance and Administration Let’s take a closer look at Dawson PPD’s 2019 financials. Simply put, the state of the District’s financials is strong. Dawson PPD serves more than 23,000 customers. The average residential customer consumed... Read More...

The thrill of the chase

Schuyler native Dale Kaminski says he loves to watch severe weather. So much, that, he’s willing to travel hundreds of miles and across state lines to observe storms. Kaminski is a full-time multimedia journalist/storm chaser for SVL Media. In the... Read More...

Summer energy-saving tips

Summer energy-saving tips Costs associated with cooling your home can make up a large portion of your summer electric bills. Stay cool and save money with these energy efficiency tips! No-cost tips Close blinds and drapes during the day to... Read More...

Be prepared before a storm strikes

  In the event of a power outage, be prepared by keeping the following items in an easy-to-find emergency supply kit. Water – Three-day supply, one gallon per person, per day. Tools – Flashlight, extra batteries, manual can opener, battery-powered... Read More...

Beat the heat with these recipes

Granny’s BBQ Beans Submitted by Mike Zern 2 – 15 oz cans pork & beans 1 – 15 oz can black beans, drained 1 – 15 oz can red kidney beans, drained 1 – 15 oz can butter beans, drained... Read More...

Between the lines: The demise of our heat pump

By Gwen Kautz General Manager 308-324-2386 gkautz(at)dawsonpower.com We had no warning. One day was cool and carefree, and the next had us sweating. Our heat pump finally bit the dust. It happened two days before high temperatures hit – thus... Read More...

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