The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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A partnership powering service to the community

Charles Drew Health Center partnered with OPPD on a standby generator to ensure the facility has the power needed to serve patients.

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Arbor Day Festival helps educate the next generation

OPPD forestry and wildlife specialists work with local students on interactive activities that benefit the environment.

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Collaborating on a greener community

With OPPD’s new Greener Together Program, customers set their own green goals while contributing to community-wide environmental projects.

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St. Margaret Mary takes top honors in Marshmallow Challenge

Fifth-graders from several area schools tackled the annual tower-building challenge from OPPD’s Society of Engineers.

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Heat the Streets event raised the stakes for this year, for good reason

This year's event brought in much-needed funding for M.U.D. and OPPD utility assistance programs.

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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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