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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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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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Working for You

Infographic: Doing a big job in a small space

Crews can replace power poles in your back yard using a mini digger derrick. Unlike a 24-foot line truck, this compact machinery fits through a 36-inch gate.

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General

OPPD signs contract for two natural gas generation stations

The natural gas generation stations are part of OPPD’s Power with Purpose project.

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General

Board approves net metering change

The change will benefit customers generating their own electricity through the use of solar panels or other means.

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Leading the Way

Battery storage pilot charging forward

Thanks to grant funding, OPPD is closer to testing a utility-scale project.

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Leading the Way

Initial solar contract inked for OPPD’s Power with Purpose

The sun is ready to rise on the first of OPPD’s utility scale solar installations.

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