The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Laura King-Homan

How Does That Work?

Infographic: Dispatching ‘trouble calls’

There are many steps involved between the time when an outage is reported and power is restored. This infographic tells you more.

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General

Additional utility bill assistance now available

Customers impacted by COVID pandemic can now apply online for funding available to all 13 counties served by the utility.

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General

Young peregrine falcon reluctant to leave the nest

One of the three offspring of the pair living at an OPPD power plant is still living at ‘home,’ and aggravating its mom.

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Working for You

Powering Through the Pandemic: Keeping OPPD facilities safe

OPPD's Building Services team has been busy since the onset of the pandemic. They are responsible for sanitizing buildings as well as protecting their safety.

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Tips

Back-to-school activities should include cyber safety

Follow a few simple practices and tips to keep your kids safe online as they head back to school.

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How Does That Work?

Hot stick

The name of the commonly used tool has nothing to do with temperature and everything to do with safety.

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