The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Powerful Life

A long family legacy of volunteering

Martin Brammier, plant equipment operator at OPPD’s Nebraska City Station, served as fire chief for the Avoca, Nebraska, volunteer fire department for 17 years.

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General

Learning with the ‘condor’

Metropolitan Community College line students take part in a project with OPPD.

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General

Housing and feeding hundreds involved new solutions

Community partnerships made housing and feeding hundreds of line crew members possible.

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Leading the Way

OPPD, schools partner on electric vehicle education

The program teaches students the benefits of electric vehicles, how they work and environmental benefits

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Leading the Way

OPPD joins the Nextdoor neighborhood

The utility will use the application to directly reach customers about specific issues and projects in their neighborhood.

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Leading the Way

Contest sparks innovation to prevent energy curtailments

Six teams from Nebraska, Kentucky, and Texas won cash awards for proposed solutions to an OPPD challenge in a nationwide contest.

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