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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: generation

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Video: Massive engines mark a Power with Purpose milestone

The first three of nine engines have arrived at the Standing Bear Lake Station site, a major step forward with the construction of two new natural gas generation balancing plants, part of OPPD's Power with Purpose project.

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OPPD board approves North Omaha Station extension

Despite challenges, the district remains committed to its goal of achieving net-zero carbon production by 2050.

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Navigating the path ahead for solar projects

Courtney Kennedy, manager of OPPD's Alternative Energy program, discusses challenges solar projects are facing across the country, progress on OPPD projects and the path forward.

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Keeping OPPD’s balancing stations in top shape

Planned maintenance outages in the spring and fall help keep balancing stations ready to go when they're most needed.

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OPPD seeks to extend current operations at North Omaha Station

The recommended change is due to national delays in the generation interconnection process and the associated impact to inservice dates for OPPD's two natural gas generating plants.

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Work progressing at natural gas sites

Construction preparations are picking up at the sites for OPPD's two new natural gas plants. The facilities are part of the utility's Power with Purpose project.

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