The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Jodi Baker

General

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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General

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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General

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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Leading the Way

OPPD announces five new EV fast-charging stations

The new public DC fast chargers in OPPD's service territory can fully charge a vehicle in about 30 minutes

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Storm and Outage

How to stay safe around downed power lines

Snow, ice and wind can wreak havoc with power lines. If you encounter downed lines, your response is critical.

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General

OPPD’s Fernandez has additional leadership role

OPPD President and CEO Javier Fernandez has been named board chair for the Omaha Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

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