The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Jason Kuiper

General

Infographic: 10 tips to keep you safe from lightning

June 21-27 is National Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Follow these tips so your summer fun remains safe.

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Leading the Way

OPPD begins steps toward energy storage

The Nebraska Environmental Trust awarded a grant to the utility, which will help start a pilot program to study battery storage.

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General

Public power utilities again given high reliability scores

Latest study from EIA show utilities like OPPD lead the way in being there when their communities need them most.

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Working for You

Video: Going underground to power up

In both urban and rural areas, infrastructure projects continue to ensure reliable power for OPPD customers.

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Profiles

Coordinator’s passion helps fund OPPD projects

Karisa Vlasek is proud of her work to obtain grants for the utility - and her alma mater, UNO.

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Working for You

Partnership powers students during a pandemic

OPPD worked with community partners to fast track a plan to help students with remote learning.

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