Weather and Energy News

Causes of ‘circuit trips’

A number of things can cause an outage: stormy weather, animals interfering with equipment, tree limbs in power lines or equipment failure. […]

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Video: Getting galloping lines under control

OPPD installs air flow spoilers in some spots that can be prone to galloping lines during winter storms. […]

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Air-flow spoilers

The equipment added to power lines stops them from falling victim to “galloping” during icy winter weather. […]

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Portable home generators

You may be tempted to purchase a generator in the event of a power outage. Remember these tips to operate it safely. […]

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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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County Affected Customers

Douglas
2
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 2

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