Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant in Corning Iowa

Address and phone number for Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant, a Power Plant, at Benton Avenue, Corning IA.


Name
Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant
Address
501 Benton Avenue, Corning, Iowa, 50841

About Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant

Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant, located in Corning, IA, is an energy plant that converts energy into bulk electrical power. The Power Plant distributes electrical power to the Adams County area electrical grid, which delivers it to electricity consumers.

You may contact Power Plants for questions about:
  • Types of Power Plants in Adams County, IA
  • Corning power authority and electric companies
  • Electrical energy production
  • Power Plant tours and hours of operation
  • Renewable energy and pollution
Power Plant Facilities

Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant operates multiple facilities designed to produce electrical power for the Adams County area. The Power Plant facilities must meet federal regulation standards to operate in Corning. The Power Plant works with local Power Authorities and Power Companies to deliver electricity to residential and commercial buildings in Corning.

Corning Power Authority

In Corning, the Power Plant works with the local Power Authority or Power District to deliver energy to customers. The Power Authority operates as a government agency, using revenues from the sale of electricity to support capital improvements and operations. The Iowa and Corning governments grant the Power Authority a degree of autonomy because it is self-sustaining.

Regulation of Iowa Power Plants

At the federal level, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulates Power Plants in the Adams County area. The DOE regulates power generation and the distribution of electrical power. In addition, the DOE, federal agencies such as the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) regulate Power Plants. Iowa state agencies also regulate safety at Power Plants.

Visiting the Power Plant

Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant in Corning, IA may be open to the public for visits. The Power Plant sets requirements for visits, including restricted hours and group visit policies. Visitors to the Power Plant can see some of the power generating facilities, learn about the history of the Power Plant, and visit a gallery to see dioramas, maps, and models of the Power Plant. Contact the Power Plant for more information about visiting.

Contact Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant

You may contact Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Corning Municipal Utilities Power Plant, 501 Benton Avenue, Corning, Iowa, 50841.


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