The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: Nebraska City Station

Powerful Life

Helping our neighbors, one house at a time  

OPPD employees and other volunteers join Habitat for Humanity of Omaha's Rock the Block event to help make a difference for Bellevue homeowners.

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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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How Does That Work?

Thaw shed handles delicate winter job

The nondescript building at OPPD's Nebraska City Station balances temperature to release coal from the rail cars as they arrive at the plant.

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General

Voluntary emissions limit focuses on the future

With the new approved permit requirements, Nebraska City Station units 1 and 2 will see a reduction in potential emissions.

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General

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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75th Anniversary

Video: NCS used innovative approach in 2017 outage

Unit 2 roars back to life with a new turbine rotor, new high-energy piping and an array of operational enhancements.

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