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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: renewables

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OPPD earns praise for efforts to reduce emissions

Valmont Industries honors OPPD for its efforts to reduce emissions as part of the companies' joint work on a portion of OPPD's Power with Purpose project.

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LinkedIn putting solar power to work

LinkedIn's investment in solar power is believed to be one of the largest in the state. Officials estimate the company's solar array will supply about 15% of energy used at the site.

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Nebraska public power CEOs outline commitment to renewable energy

At the annual Nebraska Wind & Solar Conference, top executives from Nebraska's largest power companies discuss plans to increase renewable energy generation while keeping electricity affordable and reliable for customers.

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Video: Massive engines mark a Power with Purpose milestone

The first three of nine engines have arrived at the Standing Bear Lake Station site, a major step forward with the construction of two new natural gas generation balancing plants, part of OPPD's Power with Purpose project.

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Navigating the path ahead for solar projects

Courtney Kennedy, manager of OPPD's Alternative Energy program, discusses challenges solar projects are facing across the country, progress on OPPD projects and the path forward.

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Putting solar power to work at home

Customer interest in solar power has taken off in recent years. OPPD has a wealth of information to help you decide whether adding solar is right for you.

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