The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Storm and Outage

Be ‘weather-ready’ during Severe Weather Awareness Week.

Statewide tornado drill resume this year, the National Weather Service wants everyone to know how to keep themselves safe during severe weather.

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Balance, precautions keeping plant workers safe

Revised plan, safety measures are keeping OPPD's plant workers healthy during pandemic.

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Unique transmission structures taking shape

The replacements' combination of steel and fiberglass have a longer life than the existing wood structures.

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LED streetlight replacements top 50,000 fixtures

OPPD making big strides in community LED replacements around the service territory.

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An OPPD first: Energized transmission work

Crews recently performed the work in an area of OPPD’s service territory prone to galloping lines in winter weather.

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Bird’s-eye view of OPPD’s transmission system

The yearly inspections utilize a helicopter and experienced line technicians to look for possible trouble spots in the lines that feed the system.

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