Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: renewables

Insights

SPP continues adding wind

An article from S&P Global said the increase in wind has meant lower reserve margins in 2019 but is not reason for concern.

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How Does That Work?

Energy storage is evolving, but careful analysis comes first

As utilities incorporate more renewable energy into their generation, battery storage has come to the forefront. Here’s the basics about the technology.

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Leading the Way

Community solar facility taking shape in Washington County

Historic flooding delayed construction, but the solar array is on track for completion in the fall, ready to supply renewable energy to participating customers.

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General

For first time, renewable generation exceeds coal nationwide

The amount of electricity coming from renewables reached 23% in April, influenced by many factors.

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Leading the Way

Methane plant turns your trash into your power

OPPD, together with Waste Management of Nebraska, Inc., has been converting landfill trash into reliable electricity since 2002.

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Profiles

Kennedy’s role involves exploring energy solutions

Courtney Kennedy and her team evaluate and research alternative energy resources that make sense for OPPD customers.

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