Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Laura King-Homan

Powerful Life

Three simple words guide OPPD

Passion, honor and care embody the core values of the utility. Hear how they’ve impacted three employees.

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Tips

Video: Warm up to space heater safety

The heaters are a quick way to warm up a space, but they pose plenty of hazards to avoid with proper safety practices.

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How Does That Work?

Ice has weighty effect on power lines

See how OPPD prepares for the damaging effects of ice and wind on power lines - and how wind alone can be just as dangerous.

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General

Top 10 stories on The Wire in 2019

From everyday duties to heroic efforts to major announcements, The Wire covered a busy year at OPPD. See what stories were tops for the year.

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Tips

Rule your attic, save on energy costs

Winter is here, and so are the cold winds. Is the insulation in your attic up to the challenge? Read these tips to find out.

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Tips

Video: Don’t let cold winds heat up your energy bill

By taking a few simple – and sometimes free – steps, you can reduce your winter energy usage and still stay comfortable.

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