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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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General

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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Tips

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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General

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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Working for You

OPPD is coordinating with Corps ahead of 2020 flood season

The utility is using lessons learned from 2019 flooding to identify potential impacts to operations and property in the Missouri River basin.

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