The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: energy savings

Storm and Outage

Resolve to be more energy efficient: October tips

Turn your attention to your windows for maximum efficiency in winter.

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General

Using a second fridge or freezer? How to keep costs down

If you have an extra refrigerator or freezer, use these tips to help them operate more efficiently and save you money.

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How Does That Work?

Advanced or ‘smart’ power strips

Power strips have advanced to the point that they can detect electricity usage and cut off “vampire power” to devices.

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Tips

Video: Simple steps to save energy this summer

The heat is rising, but that doesn’t mean your electricity bill has to. OPPD’s Energy Advisor shows you how.

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General

OPPD expands smart thermostat program

The program now includes more smart thermostat models, and can mean money in your pocket.

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Tips

Save energy for Earth Day

Follow these simple tips to do your part in honor of Earth Day this week. They'll do the planet - and your wallet - good.

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