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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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OPPD partners with Offutt on restoration efforts

Teams from OPPD worked with Offutt Air Force Base on a rebuilt runway, and they are helping with the massive effort of rebuilding parts of the base damaged or destroyed by the flooding of 2019.

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Infographic: Plant right to save big

The right landscaping in the right spots can beautify your property and save you money.

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Video: Massive engines mark a Power with Purpose milestone

The first three of nine engines have arrived at the Standing Bear Lake Station site, a major step forward with the construction of two new natural gas generation balancing plants, part of OPPD's Power with Purpose project.

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Video: Kit can keep your family prepared

September is National Preparedness Month. By simply including items from around your home in a basic kit, you can have peace of mind that your family will be prepared for an emergency.

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Automation techs are on the ground floor of emerging technology

Automation techs are building and experimenting with advanced equipment to help OPPD transform into the utility of the future.

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A deeper look at energy efficiency

This month, Energy Advisor Eric BenSalah takes a deep dive into energy efficiency and how it can lead to reduced energy burdens and a greener future.

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