Friday, November 6, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m
You may walk, bike, or drive by it every day. But do you know what’s inside Abbott Power Plant, what it does, and why it’s so important to each and every one of us?
You can find out Friday, November 6, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., when Abbott Power Plant opens its doors for tours to celebrate 75 years of powering and heating the Urbana campus.
You can also catch the debut of our how-it-works video, meet staff and equipment manufacturers who can answer your questions, and check out interactive exhibits. Refreshments will make it even more worthwhile!
To sign up: http://go.illinois.edu/abbottopenhouse
Abbott Power Plant is energizing the future. Come find out how. Discover what's inside!
Abbott Power Plant Open House
1117 South Oak Street
(For the tour - enter on the north side of the plant at Oak Street and Armory Avenue)
- Get a behind-the-scenes look at how Abbott optimizes energy efficiency by using proven combined heat and power technology
- Find out how Abbott makes sure students, faculty, and staff have electricity for their digital devices and stay warm when temperatures plummet
- See how Abbott continues to reliably meet the electricity and heating needs of the growing Urbana campus while remaining well within environmental compliance limits