Weather and Energy News

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Be wise and winterize your home

Saving energy and protecting your home from winter can be done in a weekend with these helpful tips from OPPD.

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Proper ceiling fan rotation for cold weather

Use ceiling fans to your advantage in cold weather.

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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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Storm prep? ‘We’re ready’

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

The sudden wind storm this morning damaged trees throughout Omaha and other portions of OPPD's service territory. It also knocked out power to nearly 54,000 customers.

What causes circuit trips?

Power outages can happen at any time. Find out what causes them and what OPPD does to minimize them.

County Affected Customers

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

Total 1

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