The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Jodi Baker

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Video: Kit can keep your family prepared

September is National Preparedness Month. By simply including items from around your home in a basic kit, you can have peace of mind that your family will be prepared for an emergency.

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3 ways to identify a utility worker

Scammers don’t always hide behind a telephone. Sometimes they try to take advantage of customers by posing as utility employees.

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Video: How to calm pets during stormy weather

Storms can be really scary for our four-legged friends. Help your pets cope with these tips from the Nebraska Humane Society.

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A partnership powering service to the community

Charles Drew Health Center partnered with OPPD on a standby generator to ensure the facility has the power needed to serve patients.

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Arbor Day Festival helps educate the next generation

OPPD forestry and wildlife specialists work with local students on interactive activities that benefit the environment.

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Heat the Streets event raised the stakes for this year, for good reason

This year's event brought in much-needed funding for M.U.D. and OPPD utility assistance programs.

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