The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

75th Anniversary

OPPD honors the past, looks to bright future

From contested beginnings to a changing energy landscape, OPPD continues to work to power the future.

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Powerful Life

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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Tips

5 ways to save energy this Thanksgiving

The holiday is known for its food. Don’t let it gobble up energy, leaving you with a November bill you're not thankful for.

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General

OPPD proposes modest rate increase for 2022

OPPD's board will vote on a proposed average rate increase of 2.5% when it meets in December.

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General

Emerald ash borer update: Here’s what you need to know

The trees where the pest was first found are declining at an alarming rate, forester says. Should you treat a tree or replace it?

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General

What kind of weather does winter have in store?

Winter is coming, but forecasters say there's a chance it won’t stick around as long as it has in years past.

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