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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: environment

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Putting solar power to work at home

Customer interest in solar power has taken off in recent years. OPPD has a wealth of information to help you decide whether adding solar is right for you.

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Planting a pollinator-friendly yard

June is National Pollinator Month. Learn how one Omaha man turned his yard into a thriving pollinator garden.

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Rare raptors expand their presence at Fort Calhoun

Three osprey chicks, the newest residents of the only known osprey nest in eastern Nebraska, are growing quickly.

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Young falcons have names!

The sisters are growing up quickly, venturing out for strolls outside their nest box and flapping their wings, getting ready to fly.

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Video: It’s two girls!

The two peregrine falcon chicks at North Omaha Station were banded over Memorial Day weekend. Now OPPD needs your help naming them.

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Falcons busy feeding two new chicks

Lewis and Clark, OPPD's resident peregrine falcons, were expecting four chicks this year, but two didn’t survive.

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