The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

How Does That Work?

Uncommon objects can interfere with power lines

A trampoline, balloons? Yep, these things can cause power outages and damage equipment. Take these steps to keep these things from going airborne.

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Working for You

Transformer inspections underway

Repairing and replacing aging or faulty transformers will help make OPPD’s system more reliable.

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Tips

Resolve to be more energy efficient: May tips

By following these monthly tips throughout the year, you can make an impact on your energy consumption – and costs.

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Storm and Outage

When a storm strikes, ‘we’re ready’

Preparing for severe weather is an everyday occurrence at OPPD. Watch this video to learn about the behind-the-scenes work.

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Tips

Video: Arbor Day tree tips from an OPPD forester

The holiday is a great time to learn more about how trees help your energy efficiency - and how to safely plant them near electrical equipment.

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