Weather and Energy News

Winter forecast is a bit of a mystery

This winter’s weather is difficult to predict, forecasters say. ‚ÄúSometimes forecasting is like shooting fish in the barrel. This winter season is not one of those times.” […]

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Working to reduce galloping lines

OPPD is testing twisted wires called T2 conductors in rural areas where power lines are prone to galloping. The configuration of the wires helps prevent ice buildup. […]

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Ice has weighty effect on power lines

See how OPPD prepares for the damaging effects of ice and wind on power lines – and how wind alone can be just as dangerous. […]

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OPPD plants ready for winter challenges

OPPD’s generating stations and peaking plants are ready for whatever winter has in store. […]

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Infographic: Prepare for winter driving

By adding a few standard items to your car’s trunk, you’ll be ready for anything winter driving can throw at you this season. […]

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County Affected Customers

Douglas
44
Sarpy
2
Washington
0
Saunders
0
Cass
1
Dodge
11
Nemaha
0
Johnson
0
Richardson
0
Otoe
0
Colfax
1
Pawnee
0
Burt
0
Pottawattamie
0

Total 59

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