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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Laser technology could help prevent galloping lines

Researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are working on using lasers to create surfaces that could prevent ice from forming on power lines.

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How OPPD is navigating the national labor shortage

OPPD has used a number of targeted programs and strategies to find and keep employees.

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The top stories of 2021

From major events to everyday tips, The Wire’s top 10 stories of 2021 provided important information and helpful suggestions.

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Your utility: 5 facts about public power

Learn how Nebraska utilities are committed to serving their customers.

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Leading the Way

Contest sparks innovation to prevent energy curtailments

Six teams from Nebraska, Kentucky, and Texas won cash awards for proposed solutions to an OPPD challenge in a nationwide contest.

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Leading the Way

Senior team leads the way in number of women

The majority of OPPD’s senior management team is women, something that sets the utility apart from other Omaha companies.

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