The Legislature’s Natural Resources Committee discussed two bills that address unbundling utility bills and retail choice.
The bills aim to introduce private utilities to the state, which often results in higher electricity rates for residents.
Implementing the equipment in conducting aerial transmission line inspections will improve safety and bolster reliability.
OPPD personnel have to cover longer distances, deal with harsh conditions when addressing an outage in rural territory.
Omaha native Erin Cheese among first graduates of Creighton energy technology program. She’s now making her mark in Washington.