Weather and Energy News

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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.

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OPPD, USACE coordinate ahead of 2020 flood season

The utility is using lessons learned from 2019 flooding to identify potential impacts to operations and property in the Missouri River basin.

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Dangerous jobs do important work

A look at some of the jobs OPPD employees do to ensure reliable power.

County Affected Customers

Douglas
1
Sarpy
1
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 2

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