Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Infographic: 10 tips to keep you safe from lightning

It’s storm season again. Know what to do and how to keep out of harm’s way when the weather threatens.

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Woodworth found his dream job up on the lines

OPPD lineman Cody Woodworth knew what his dream job was - a lineman for OPPD - and he worked to make it a reality.

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Caution should be a top concern around road construction

Summer means an increase in road construction, including utility work. Heed these tips to keep workers – and yourself – safe.

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Video: How you can earn money with OPPD’s Cool Smart program

The demand-side management program shaves load for OPPD and gives customers a yearly bill credit for participating.

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Facebook’s new Papillion data center goes live

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts called OPPD the 'linchpin' in the effort to bring the company to the Omaha metro area.

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Infographic: How tree-trimming methods help reliability

OPPD’s tree-trimming policy and practices ensure branches don’t interfere with power lines and other electrical equipment.

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