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Video: Kit can keep your family prepared

September is National Preparedness Month. By simply including items from around your home in a basic kit, you can have peace of mind that your family will be prepared for an emergency.

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Video: Getting some help from above with new transmission lines

OPPD is hard at work putting up new transmission lines in southwest Sarpy County, in support of both the utility's Power with Purpose project and the rapid economic growth occurring in the county.

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Video: Simple steps to save energy this summer

The heat is rising, but that doesn’t mean your electricity bill has to. OPPD’s Energy Advisor shows you how.

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Video: How to calm pets during stormy weather

Storms can be really scary for our four-legged friends. Help your pets cope with these tips from the Nebraska Humane Society.

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Video: The difference between types of power lines

Transmission lines and distribution power lines have unique jobs within the electric system. Watch this video to learn more.

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Video: Solving the mystery of ‘phantom’ energy

Everyone wants to save money on their energy bill, but how much can you save by unplugging electronics?

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