Weather and Energy News

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At OPPD, safety extends beyond power lines

OPPD was recently awarded as one of Nebraska’s safest companies.

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March flooding – Protecting the Lifeline

OPPD was able to keep the lights on throughout the district thanks to the hard work from the men and women across the utility.

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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, and crews must be able to access it for repairs and to restore power. Read where and what you should plant in these areas.

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Storm prep? ‘We’re ready’

OPPD is ready to act when weather turns bad and causes power outages.

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How to tell if somebody really works for OPPD

Scammers don’t always hide behind a telephone. Sometimes, they try to take advantage of utility customers in-person.

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Traffic light outages are joint effort between OPPD, city

Drivers should treat an intersection with a traffic light outage as a four-way stop.

County Affected Customers

Douglas
144
Sarpy
9
Washington
0
Saunders
1
Cass
0
Dodge
1
Nemaha
0
Johnson
0
Richardson
0
Otoe
0
Colfax
0
Pawnee
0
Burt
0
Pottawattamie
0

Total 155

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