Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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EV rebates, incentives driving sales in Omaha area

One OPPD customer, Matt Lentz, took the leap and purchased a Tesla in May. He says he’ll never drive a combustion vehicle again.

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Community solar facility taking shape in Washington County

Historic flooding delayed construction, but the solar array is on track for completion in the fall, ready to supply renewable energy to participating customers.

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Methane plant turns your trash into your power

OPPD, together with Waste Management of Nebraska, Inc., has been converting landfill trash into reliable electricity since 2002.

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OPPD solar program has sold out, waitlist has begun

Customers met the utility’s first foray into solar energy with enthusiasm. All shares available for the program sold out in 49 days.

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OPPD expands its plans for monarch prairies

New partners have joined OPPD in its efforts to help restore habitat for monarch butterflies on utility properties.

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OPPD celebrates role in national award

Site Selection magazine recently honored the Omaha metro a fourth time for its economic development efforts in 2018.

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