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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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Rule your attic, save on energy costs

Winter is here, and so are the cold winds. Is the insulation in your attic up to the challenge? Read these tips to find out.

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Big project replaced big equipment to aid reliability

OPPD’s oldest and largest transformer has been replaced and two more are scheduled for future replacement.

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Flashback

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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Video: Don’t let cold winds heat up your energy bill

By taking a few simple – and sometimes free – steps, you can reduce your winter energy usage and still stay comfortable.

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