The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: T&D

How Does That Work?

Hot stick

The name of the commonly used tool has nothing to do with temperature and everything to do with safety.

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Working for You

Powering Through the Pandemic: Front-line employees communicating in new ways

Technology solutions are helping OPPD's employees in the field stay connected to each other to do their jobs and stay safe.

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Video: Going underground to power up

In both urban and rural areas, infrastructure projects continue to ensure reliable power for OPPD customers.

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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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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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