Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Powerful Life

Video: Legacy I3 intern blazes trail as first to be hired full-time

OPPD’s investment in the Legacy I3 program is paying off; former intern Neyda Zavala talks about her journey from program participant to full-time employee.

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When OPPD holiday cookbooks were all the rage

Grandma may have found the recipe for her famous lime gelatin salad in one of these cookbooks, once a collectible giveaway.

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Celebration marks decades of power at Nebraska City Station

Employees of the OPPD power plant, both past and present, celebrated the two units’ years of service to the utility and its customers.

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OPPD was an early promoter of the “all-electric life”

60 years ago, OPPD employees did their best to modernize customer households with all-electric appliances, touting convenience.

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OPPD rallied in response to underground fire

Employees from all around the district pitched in for the different aspects of the downtown restoration effort.

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OPPD’s Ideas magazine

The magazine featured a variety of topics related to OPPD commercial customers and their business operations.

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