Working together to provide systems and services in the most transparent way possible to meet the current and future needs of Iowa State University.

Services We Provide

Our Services

  • Utilities: electricity, heat, water, etc.
  • Utility Locate Service
  • Power Plant Tours
  • Outage Notification
Energy Savings

Saving Energy and Money

  • Power Plant Production Efficiency
  • Building Energy Consumption
Production Facilities

Production Facilities

  • Main Power Plant
  • Satellite Plants
Environmental Performance

Environmental Performance

  • Pollution Control Efforts
  • Alternative Energy
  • Plant Efficiency
  • Drinking Water
  • Campus Wind Turbine
  • Campus PV Solar
Distribution Systems

Distribution Systems

  • Mechanical Distribution
  • Electrical Distribution
Statistics and Data

Statistics and Data

  • Billing Information
  • Real-time Production Data
  • Consumption Benchmarks
  • Usage Trends
  • Energy Dashboard
Contact Us

Contact Us

  • Utility Locate Request Form
  • Street/Traffic Light Outages
  • Energy Exemption Request
  • More Information


ISU has been generating power for 133 years. A lot has changed since we started in 1884, but the mission remains the same.

Our Mission

We are committed to provide utility systems and services in a manner that supports the university goals to create, share, and apply knowledge to make the university and Iowa a better place.


Safety is our # 1 priority for you, for us, and for our community.


We will be there when you need us. Trained, Qualified, and Prepared.


We will provide the best value in utility systems and services.


We will value and encourage creative solutions that enhance our vision.


We will engage the environment in a responsible manner.

EPA Green Power Partner