Weather and Energy News

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OPPD crews arrive to assist in KC storm

Kansas City area seeing progress in outage efforts after a weekend snowstorm left more than 180,000 customers without power.

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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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The glue that holds OPPD together

The utility’s Supply Chain Warehousing group works behind the scenes to store and dispense materials to keep power flowing.

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Remember simple safety when using roof rakes

Raking your roof can prevent damage, but it can also be dangerous, especially around power lines.

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Restoration crews face added challenges in rural areas

Rural crews must cover much more ground in treacherous conditions. But the job also has its perks.

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Prepare for winter driving with this checklist

Include these items in your car’s emergency kit as you head out on the roads this winter. With this kit in your vehicle, you’ll be prepared for winter’s driving surprises.

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Proper ceiling fan rotation for cold weather

Use ceiling fans to your advantage in cold weather.

County Affected Customers

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

Total 1

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