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Look up, look out, look around this harvest season

As this busy time of year gets into full swing, it’s a good time to remember safety around power lines when driving equipment.

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The Sacrifice: Getting lights on when the power is out

When the lights go out, so do they. Line workers leave the comforts of their homes and families to deal with storms, outages.

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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.

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Infographic: Wind, snow, ice. Which storm tops them all?

Storms can wreak havoc on the electric system, from power plants to substations to homes.

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Take care when landscaping around padmount transformers

Don’t be to quick to camouflage that green metal box in your back yard. It’s an important part of your electric service. Here’s tips for where and what you should plant in these areas.

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Light’s impact on sleep as children head back to school

Getting kids to bed earlier is challenging enough, use light to help the process.

County Affected Customers

Douglas
71
Sarpy
4
Washington
2
Saunders
0
Cass
0
Dodge
0
Nemaha
0
Johnson
0
Richardson
0
Otoe
0
Colfax
1
Pawnee
0
Burt
0
Pottawattamie
0

Total 78

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