Nebraska City Station was constructed on time and within budget in 1979. The new plant helped feed the region’s growth.
From snowmobiles to horse-drawn carriages, OPPD and its predecessor have utilized a variety of vehicles to serve customers.
Long before “Survivor” and “The Bachelor,” 18 million viewers watched OPPD crews perform a pole-top rescue on TV.
The West Dodge Expressway changed the way Omahans commute. Find out the part OPPD played in the massive project.
Residents of Omaha were seeing more and more electric advertising for their favorite stores in the early 1920s. According to the
OPPD and its predecessor, the Nebraska Power Company, played a small part in the making of this iconic Omaha sandwich.
Employees from all around the district pitched in for the different aspects of the downtown restoration effort.
A young draftsman used cardboard, card stock and balsa wood to make a scale model of Fort Calhoun Station still on display.
Henry Doorly Zoo’s 25-year-old Lied Jungle has improved with age. OPPD looks back at its innovative energy-management approach.
Many OPPD customers opened their utility bills in March 1958 to find new “punched cards” instead of the usual billing statements