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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Powerful Life

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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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

CARES assistance funds reaching thousands of customers

Allocated by Douglas County and the state, the assistance funds specifically help customers affected by COVID with their energy costs.

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Working for You

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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Leading the Way

Powering Through the Pandemic: Economic development team adapting, innovating

Changes from COVID have led the OPPD team to explore new ways to promote the area and help customers find resources.

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Leading the Way

Dollar General bringing 400 jobs to Washington County

The big investment will boost local economies in the OPPD service territory, specifically Blair and Washington counties.

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