Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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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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Event keeps count of bird species, habits over time

Any bird or nature enthusiast can join the Great Backyard Bird Count, which begins Feb. 14. OPPD’s arboretum is a great place to find them.

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Utility scam reports are at an all-time high and climbing

Customer reports of scam phone calls have skyrocketed in recent years, with no signs of slowing. Learn how OPPD is fighting back.

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Infographic: Squirrel, storm, car? Common power outage causes

Outages occur for a number of reasons, including when furry friends interfere with equipment.

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Video: Warm up to space heater safety

The heaters are a quick way to warm up a space, but they pose plenty of hazards to avoid with proper safety practices.

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Top 10 stories on The Wire in 2019

From everyday duties to heroic efforts to major announcements, The Wire covered a busy year at OPPD. See what stories were tops for the year.

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