Unit 2 roars back to life with a new turbine rotor, new high-energy piping and an array of operational enhancements.
The nondescript building maintains a delicate balance of temperature to release coal from the rail cars arriving at the plant.
WHAT IS IT? The highest air temperature that can be reached inside the coal thaw shed at Nebraska City Station. The air gets
In 2009, Omaha Public Power District brought Unit 2 online at their Nebraska City Station coal-fired generation plant.
OPPD’s Ryan Gerdts helped lead the charge at Nebraska City Station to become leaner and more efficient and enjoys the teamwork.
Nebraska City Station was constructed on time and within budget in 1979. The new plant helped feed the region’s growth.
Nebraska City Station’s Peg Kreifels finds work in plant’s warehouse rewarding, ensuring personnel have the equipment they need.
The byproduct of coal-burning power plants can often be marketed for use in construction projects.
Staying on top of their game is essential to OPPD’s rope rescue teams. A recent drill at NCS put them to the test.
Hint: This structure’s height makes it the tallest in the state.