Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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In pictures: OPPD apprentice line technicians

Ten line techs recently completed a hands-on exercise as part of their apprentice program. The end result? A new three-phase line.

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Pilot eases costs for income-qualified customers

The new pilot will reach income-qualified customers 'where they are' to reduce their energy usage and resulting costs.

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7 tips for perfect outdoor pictures

The OPPD Arboretum is a popular setting for photos. Here are a few things to keep in mind before you strike a pose.

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Field day gives employees a taste of work done in the field

The event featured several stations related to work OPPD employees do in the field every day.

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Volunteer sees courage, hope in young cancer fighters

Every summer, Berta Ackerson and volunteers at Camp CoHoLo help children with cancer enjoy themselves and make memories.

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Tree maintenance: Whose responsibility is it?

Should the homeowner or the utility trim trees? When it comes to encroaching on power lines, it depends on the tree's location.

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