The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: economic development

Profiles

Moving from the gridiron to the power grid

James Caraway, the newest member of OPPD's Economic Development team, brings his enthusiasm and past successes to the utility.

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How Does That Work?

OPPD’s online rate calculator for businesses

The tool provides businesses with the low-cost evidence of the utility’s public power advantage.

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Leading the Way

Blueprint Nebraska aims to build a vibrant, growing state

The effort, which involved representatives from OPPD, looks at a variety of themes and areas related to the state’s economy, population and government.

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Leading the Way

Google unveils newest data center in Sarpy County corridor

Speakers at the event cited affordable power, the work of OPPD and its partnerships as instrumental to bringing Google to the area.

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Leading the Way

OPPD celebrates role in national award

Site Selection magazine recently honored the Omaha metro a fourth time for its economic development efforts in 2018.

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Big Number

OPPD economic development has $1.4 billion impact

OPPD's economic development team works to bring new business to the area, as well as expand existing ones.

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