Weather and Energy News

Thermometer on snow shows low temperatures – zero. Low temperatu

Are we looking at a wild and woolly winter or a warm and mild one?

The outlook for the OPPD service territory points to a winter that will likely start mild but turn rougher later on.

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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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Look up, look out, look around this harvest season

As this busy time of year gets into full swing, it’s a good time to remember safety around power lines when driving equipment.

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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.

OPPD at Work_Resource Schedulers

Resource schedulers are connection with those in the field

Meet OPPD’s team of resource schedulers, who allocate crews and equipment to complete necessary jobs in a timely manner.

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Infographic: Wind, snow, ice. Which storm tops them all?

Storms can wreak havoc on the electric system, from power plants to substations to homes.

County Affected Customers

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

Total 1

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