Weather and Energy News

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County roads take rural troubleshooters far and wide

Unlike their metro counterparts, troubleshooters in OPPD’s rural areas cover hundreds of miles to meet customer needs.

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Tree pruning steps now can prevent storm damage later

Taking steps early in a tree’s life will make it stronger as it grows, and more resistant to damage from severe weather.

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Stay informed with power outage information

OPPD strives to give you as much information about an outage as is available at the time you report it. Find out what that information is in this infographic.

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5 steps to restoring your power

When the lights go out, OPPD crews work hard to reconnect downed power lines. But homeowners are required to hire private electricians to repair any damage to your home. Here’s how to sort it all out.

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Walsh leaves behind a leafy legacy at arboretum

OPPD forester Dave Walsh said goodbye to the facility he loves after 32 years with the utility and hundreds of trees planted.

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Options available to protect vulnerable ash trees

With the discovery of the notorious emerald ash borer in Omaha, tree owners should consult a professional. OPPD is also surveying their territory to protect electrical infrastructure.

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Life & death decisions with downed power lines

An OPPD troubleshooter recently responded to a downed power line scene in which some witnesses unknowingly put themselves at serious risk. Would you know what to do if you came across situation?

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Resource schedulers are connection with those in the field

Meet OPPD’s team of resource schedulers, who allocate crews and equipment to complete necessary jobs in a timely manner.

County Affected Customers

Douglas
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Sarpy
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Washington
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Saunders
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Cass
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Dodge
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Nemaha
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Johnson
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Richardson
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Otoe
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Colfax
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Pawnee
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Burt
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Pottawattamie
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