Weather and Energy News

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Remember these electrical safety tips in winter months

When a winter storm causes power outages, our crews head out into the harsh elements. While they aim to restore power as quickly as possible, their top priority is working safely.

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Winter isn’t done yet

The OPPD service territory’s biggest concern as winter nears its end is flooding.

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Wind and ice have weighty effect on power lines

See how OPPD prepares for the damaging effects of snow and ice on transmission and distribution lines – and how wind alone can be just as dangerous.

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Storm & Outage Center marks anniversary

Site changed the way OPPD communicates outages to customer, media.

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Critters, trees among common power outage causes

You know that cute squirrel scurrying about outside? He might be a trouble-maker.

County Affected Customers

Douglas
0
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 0

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