The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

75th Anniversary

OPPD honors the past, looks to bright future

From contested beginnings to a changing energy landscape, OPPD continues to work to power the future.

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75th Anniversary

Housing and feeding hundreds involved new solutions

Community partnerships made housing and feeding hundreds of line crew members possible.

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75th Anniversary

Story of a storm restoration

The July 10, 2021 thunderstorm caused a record number of outages for OPPD. Here are some highlights from the restoration, which continues today.

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75th Anniversary

When OPPD holiday cookbooks were all the rage

Grandma may have found the recipe for her famous lime gelatin salad in one of these cookbooks, once a collectible giveaway.

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75th Anniversary

Video: 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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75th Anniversary

Community solar facility up and running for OPPD customers

OPPD’s sold out Community Solar program went live last month, a project that was two years in the making.

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