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Regional boards benefit from OPPD leadership

OPPD economic development team members sit on nearly a dozen boards, supporting community economic development initiatives all across the service territory.

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How Does That Work?

OPPD’s online rate calculator for businesses

The tool provides businesses with the low-cost evidence of the utility’s public power advantage.

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Video: Fort Calhoun Station crosses fuel-move milestone

With the final canister secured in recent days, all spent nuclear fuel is safely in dry storage.

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Staying home doesn’t have to mean higher bills

Families are sticking close to home amid the COVID-19 situation. But working and learning from home doesn't have to mean higher energy bills. Follow these tips to lessen the impact.

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Voluntary emissions limit focuses on the future

With the new approved permit requirements, Nebraska City Station units 1 and 2 will see a reduction in potential emissions.

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Powerful Life

A contrast of cultures on the Arabian Peninsula

From the Midwest to the Middle East, former OPPD employee Tony LaRose and his family are carving out a new life in Abu Dhabi.

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