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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Leader has unique appreciation for reliable electric service

Dala Alphonso, from Nigeria, has survived a plane crash and battled cancer, giving him appreciation for life in general.

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A long family legacy of volunteering

Martin Brammier, plant equipment operator at OPPD’s Nebraska City Station, served as fire chief for the Avoca, Nebraska, volunteer fire department for 17 years.

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OPPD crews finishing up their Hurricane Ida restoration effort

OPPD mutual aid crews finishing their restoration work and will begin the trip home.

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Video: Employees honor the community as volunteer firefighters

Several OPPD employees serve on their local departments, and have lent a hand amid the COVID-19 pandemic to help their communities.

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Heeding the call for aid

Fifteen OPPD employees returned to Nebraska after assisting in Oklahoma City following an unseasonable ice storm.

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Video: Energy production employees critical to operations

OPPD employees staffing the utility’s generation facilities ensure reliable power continues to flow to customers, despite of COVID-19.

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