Weather and Energy News

tornado myths

Be prepared when storms strike

Severe Weather Awareness Week has begun. Here is a look at the Top 10 storms in the OPPD service territory by outage number.

Spring unveiling changing landscape

Spring has sprung. Weigh in on the Storm & Outage Center poll asking people what they like most about the season.

Drone technology now aiding OPPD in inspections

Implementing the equipment to conduct aerial transmission line inspections will improve safety and bolster reliability for OPPD.

rural outages

Restoration crews face added challenges in rural areas

Rural crews must cover much more ground in treacherous conditions. But the job also has its perks.

What’s the worst that could happen?

Thunderstorms, flooding, fire. Those things were all factors in a recent storm drill that put OPPD personnel to the test.

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.

County Affected Customers

Douglas
1
Sarpy
0
Washington
0
Saunders
0
Cass
0
Dodge
0
Nemaha
0
Johnson
0
Richardson
0
Otoe
0
Colfax
0
Pawnee
0
Burt
0
Pottawattamie
0

Total 1

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