The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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American Public Power Association turning 80

Public power has seen the country through trying times before, and will continue to do so for millions of its customers.

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Adding green to your yard could add green to your home’s value

Omaha-area Realtors offer advice on how to boost your home’s value by adding trees and landscaping, and other quick fixes.

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Omaha utilities allocated funds to assist customers

Monies awarded to Douglas County under the CARES Act will be administered by assistance agencies to help customers with bills.

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Caution should be a top concern around road construction

Summer means an increase in road construction, including utility work. Heed these tips to keep workers – and yourself – safe.

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Summer fun should include safety

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, more families are finding ways to have fun at home. Follow these tips to ensure a safe summer.

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Video: How to calm pets during stormy weather

Storms can be really scary for our four-legged friends. Help your pets cope with these tips from the Nebraska Humane Society.

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