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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: North Omaha

General

Young peregrine falcon reluctant to leave the nest

One of the three offspring of the pair living at an OPPD power plant is still living at ‘home,’ and aggravating its mom.

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General

Young falcons feel out flying, get names

A recent contest selected names for the three peregrine falcons hatched at an OPPD facility. Now, the young are learning how to fend for themselves.

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General

Video: It’s two girls and a boy!

A few brave souls banded and weighed the three peregrine falcon chicks over the Memorial Day weekend. Now OPPD needs your help naming them.

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General

Falcon box activity ramping up for spring

While humans deal with challenging times, for the resident falcons at North Omaha Station it's life as usual, with the possibility of new chicks on the way.

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Flashback

Nebraska’s largest generating unit planned by OPPD

In 1954, a second generating unit at North Omaha Station was just a gleam in an engineer’s eye. Unit 2 went online in '57.

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Profiles

Customers, reliability first with Karre at North Omaha

As a supervisor, Cody Karre takes seriously his responsibility to provide power to OPPD customers in a cost-effective way.

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