The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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OPPD proposes modest rate increase for 2022

OPPD's board will vote on a proposed average rate increase of 2.5% when it meets in December.

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Emerald ash borer update: Here’s what you need to know

The trees where the pest was first found are declining at an alarming rate, forester says. Should you treat a tree or replace it?

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What kind of weather does winter have in store?

Winter is coming, but forecasters say there's a chance it won’t stick around as long as it has in years past.

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OPPD’s Energy Control Center

Learn more about the facility where quick decisions help restore power to customers.

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Video: Aerial inspections ensure system reliability

The biannual effort looks for needed repairs across the OPPD territory and identifies clearance issues on transmission lines.

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