Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Woodworth found his dream job up on the lines

OPPD lineman Cody Woodworth knew what his dream job was - a lineman for OPPD - and he worked to make it a reality.

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Kennedy’s role involves exploring energy solutions

Courtney Kennedy and her team evaluate and research alternative energy resources that make sense for OPPD customers.

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Young’s focus: Supporting businesses, building teams

In the office or the ball field, Wyndle Young builds strong teams. His youth baseball team won a national championship in 2016.

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Clerk values being part of Syracuse team

Jan Barton issues materials for line crews and handles inventory for the Syracuse Center and other rural office locations.

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Hanson lifting big load in transmission projects

Shane Hanson, a seven-year employee at OPPD, was recently honored as the utility’s 2018 Engineer of the Year.

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OPPD troubleshooters find, fix variety of issues

The group of 21 line technicians work in all kinds of weather, at all hours, to keep customers from being left in the dark.

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