Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Quick-thinking crew assists motorists in accident

When his crew encountered a vehicle accident in Sarpy County, Brian Boltz used his military firefighter skills to assist.

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Roots to Wings is an example of OPPD employee volunteer effort

A new program within OPPD enables employees to suggest ways for the utility to honor the communities it serves.

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Skin cancer discovery led to even rarer diagnosis for Muth

The OPPD environmental affairs employee took advantage of a skin cancer screening, and it led to discovering a different, life-threatening condition.

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Fort Calhoun’s ‘bee guy’ produces liquid gold

OPPD retiree Jeff Yeager is buzzing with passion about raising bees and sharing honey - and its benefits - with family and friends around the area.

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Employees spend Day of Giving revamping ballpark, serving nonprofits

OPPD’s commitment to its core values benefited local non-profit organizations on Public Power's Day of Giving June 7.

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OPPD, Habitat for Humanity ‘Rock the Block’

The Minne Lusa neighborhood in North Omaha was the site of a large revitalization effort over the weekend.

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