Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: T&D

General

Show off your knowledge about line work

Our first responders are more critical now than ever. Celebrate Lineworker Appreciation Day by taking our quiz.

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Profiles

County roads take rural troubleshooters far, wide

OPPD's troubleshooters continue to work to meet customer needs. Meet Mike Patzel, who logs a lot of miles in the rural areas of our territory.

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Working for You

Structure rebuild completed in time for potential flooding

The work stabilized transmission structures along the Platte River after 2019 flooding changed the river's channel.

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Profiles

Legacy student ready to ‘fly’

Jamaari Foster’s time in the Legacy I3 program is coming to an end and he’s ready for what the future holds.

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Profiles

Safety and service are key for Syracuse manager

Kurt Teten, who grew up in the Syracuse area, said his first priority is getting employees home safely at the end of the day.

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How Does That Work?

Ice has weighty effect on power lines

See how OPPD prepares for the damaging effects of ice and wind on power lines - and how wind alone can be just as dangerous.

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