Educational resources

Great River Energy is dedicated to promoting energy education and awareness to students and educators. Electricity is an integral part of our daily lives. Can you imagine life without it? Today’s students are tomorrow’s scientists and inventors. They will discover new ways to generate electricity and innovative ways to use less energy.

Learn about North Dakota’s energy resources and possible careers

Kids Energy Zone – A fun site for kids to learn about using electricity wisely

The Bakken Library and Museum – A museum just about electricity and magnetism in Minneapolis

Energy Quest – Lessons for kids on energy and how to save it

Energy Kids – A fun site from the U.S Energy Information Administration

For teachers

Lignite Energy Council Teacher Seminar – The Lignite Energy Council offers teachers a first-hand look at North Dakota’s lignite industry with a seminar each summer.