Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Growing quality power plant operators takes time, training

Power generation operators learn their craft by taking a custom Southeast Community College curriculum.

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Powerful Life

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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These varieties are the four best trees to plant this fall

Think hardiness and color when selecting your tree, and you will get years of shade and beautiful fall color in return.

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Video: See how OPPD works to keep the system reliable

OPPD is executing a multi-pronged initiative to ensure reliable service to customers, including tree trimming and upgrading equipment.

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Nothing fishy about Nebraska’s answer to aquaculture

Veramaris is now producing and shipping its cutting edge algal oil product made in Blair, Neb., and helping protect ocean biodiversity in the process.

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