Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

How Does That Work?

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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Tips

Video: Don’t let cold winds heat up your energy bill

By taking a few simple – and sometimes free – steps, you can reduce your winter energy usage and still stay comfortable.

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Working for You

Video: See how OPPD works to keep the system reliable

OPPD is executing a multi-pronged initiative to ensure reliable service to customers, including tree trimming and upgrading equipment.

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How Does That Work?

Video: How you can earn money with OPPD’s Cool Smart program

The demand-side management program shaves load for OPPD and gives customers a yearly bill credit for participating.

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Working for You

Video: Learn about OPPD’s outage restoration process

When the power goes out, OPPD springs into action. See how all the pieces of restoration fit together to get the lights back on.

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Flashback

Video: NCS used innovative approach in 2017 outage

Unit 2 roars back to life with a new turbine rotor, new high-energy piping and an array of operational enhancements.

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