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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: renewables

Leading the Way

OPPD presents details of new backup natural gas generation

During its board's September committee meeting, leadership presented an update on two sites chosen for natural gas facilities to help facilitate OPPD's utility-scale solar plans.

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Working for You

Community solar facility up and running for OPPD customers

OPPD’s sold out Community Solar program went live last month, a project that was two years in the making.

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How Does That Work?

Series: Energy storage tech options grow with changing grid

New technology may make energy storage options more cost-effective and accessible for utilities.

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OPPD takes next step towards adding state’s largest utility-scale solar presence

The utility’s Board of Directors approved pursuing proposals that would add both solar and natural gas generation to OPPD's portfolio.

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OPPD CEO talks about solar path at conference

OPPD President and CEO Tim Burke highlighted the utility’s proposal to build what would be the region’s largest utility-scale solar project.

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OPPD proposes changes focused on large-scale utility solar

The plan will maintain reliability and resiliency standards by adding solar and replacement modernized natural gas assets.

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