Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: OPPD employees

General

Growing quality power plant operators takes time, training

Power generation operators learn their craft by taking a custom Southeast Community College curriculum.

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Powerful Life

Quick-thinking crew assists motorists in accident

When his crew encountered a vehicle accident in Sarpy County, Brian Boltz used his military firefighter skills to assist.

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Powerful Life

Skin cancer discovery led to even rarer diagnosis for Muth

The OPPD environmental affairs employee took advantage of a skin cancer screening, and it led to discovering a different, life-threatening condition.

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Powerful Life

Fort Calhoun’s ‘bee guy’ produces liquid gold

OPPD retiree Jeff Yeager is buzzing with passion about raising bees and sharing honey - and its benefits - with family and friends around the area.

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Profiles

Woodworth found his dream job up on the lines

OPPD lineman Cody Woodworth knew what his dream job was - a lineman for OPPD - and he worked to make it a reality.

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Powerful Life

Employees spend Day of Giving revamping ballpark, serving nonprofits

OPPD’s commitment to its core values benefited local non-profit organizations on Public Power's Day of Giving June 7.

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