Communications and Customer Care

Communication Templates

Members of the American Public Power Association may use the materials on this page to educate your communities about the benefits of public power and electricity basics. Feel free to download and share the videos, infographics, social media posts, slide decks, and other materials below – use them as is or customize for your needs. Email [email protected] with any questions or requests.

We provide resources for you to celebrate Public Power Week in the first full week of October every year.

In addition, you can, at any time of the year:

Communicating about public power

Infographic: Coast to Coast, Public Power Costs Less

Animated video: Did you know you get your power from a public power utility?

Fact sheet: About Public Power

Slide deck: Public Power 101

Infographic: Public Power Gives Back

Infographic: Buy Local, How Public Power Benefits the Community

Social Media Posts: Public Power Is Affordable, Reliable, Diverse
(Note: The posts are embedded in a PowerPoint for you to customize and convert to images).

Public Power Week resources

Communicating about energy

Infographic: How Much Does My Electricity Use Cost?

Infographic: What's in Your Electric Bill

Infographic: Where Does My Electricity Come From?

Timeline: The Evolution of Electricity

Checklist: Efficiency Top 10 Billboard, Summer Energy Saving Tips

Infographic: 5 Things You Should Know Before Buying an Electric Vehicle

Infographic: Electrical Safety, Don’t Overload Your Home

Infographic: Portable Space Heater Safety Tips

Map: Top Causes for Power Outages Across U.S.

Infographic: 10 Things to Consider Before You Go Solar

Fact Sheet: How to Connect Rooftop Solar Panels to the Grid

Infographic: 10 Things You Should Know About Home Batteries

Infographic: Smart Home Devices and Your Utility

Infographic: How Smart Cities Save Energy

Infographic: How Microgrids Work