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  1. Nebraska Public Power wants people to conserve energy after stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | KLKN

    NPPD says its currently seeing issues with low voltage levels in Plattsmouth on the electric system due to a number of power lines that feed electricity from Omaha Public Power District damaged during Friday's storm.

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  2. 4 tornadoes confirmed in Friday's eastern Nebraska stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... and Hoskins. Residents of areas hit by the storm spent much of the weekend cleaning up debris. Omaha Public Power District crews continued working to restore power on Sunday, but the utility said power might not be restored to everyone until ...

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  3. The MSR Group Announces New Position and Hire of Vice President, Energy DivisionRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | PR.com

    ... Ms. Carlson brings over 34 years of utility experience to the company. Carlson comes from Omaha Public Power District where she held various leadership positions and most recently, Marketing/Customer Analytics and Insights Program Manager. Carlson ...

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  4. Top Five Data Center Stories: Week of April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... said it couldn't do without a new renewable energy tariff program designed with the help of the Omaha Public Power District. Microsoft: OCP Forced Hardware Makers to Rethink Interoperability - Before Facebook started the open source hardware and ...

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  5. March 27, 2017 - Moody's report details "at risk" coal capacity in...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2017 | Public Power

    ... of coal units by their respective regional transmission organizations. Moody's noted that the Omaha Public Power District shut down its nuclear power plant, Fort Calhoun Station, at the end of 2016 to start the early decommissioning process after ...

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  6. Build Your Own Newsroom; Build Customer TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Public Power

    ... Utilities large and small can take advantage of this approach, and some such as Duke Energy and Omaha Public Power District are already doing it well. Planning First, take stock of your resources and identify your goals for the newsroom. Select the ...

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  7. AllianzGI invests over $400 mln in Nebraska wind energy projectRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | PE Hub

    ... plan to start the construction of GPW. The Project has a long term Power Purchase Agreement with Omaha Public Power District. The AllianzGI Infrastructure debt team has completed investments of $8.9 billion between the US and Europe since 2013. The ...

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  8. Fort Calhouns commitment to growth, new leadership recognized by state of NebraskaRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... officials also relied on experience and guidance from their development partners, including the Omaha Public Power District and Washington County's Gateway Development Corporation. Lisa Scheve serves as Gateway's executive director. "In today's ...

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  9. Six Tips to Celebrate the Holidays in Your Public Power CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Public Power

    ... around the holidays, they actually step up their game. According to a press release from Omaha Public Power District in Nebraska, those who prey on utility customers are being extra aggressive this year. OPPD is warning customers not to fall prey to ...

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  10. Two Workers Injured in Arc Flash at Air Force BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    ... one person injured was a member of the 55th Wing Civil Engineering Squadron and the other was an Omaha Public Power District employee. Both patients were transported off the base to area hospitals. The extent of their injuries is not yet known. They ...

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  11. Edward E. Easterlin Joins MEAG Power as SR. Vice President and Chief Financial OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Electric Energy Online

    The Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia announced that Edward E. Easterlin will join the organization and bring over 25 years of utility financial experience, as MEAG Power continues to serve the wholesale power needs of 49 Participant communities throughout the state. Since 2009, Easterlin has served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Omaha Public Power District.

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  12. Papillion residents still without power 5 days after car ran into apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | KETV-TV

    The car that hit the building took out all the electrical meters on the side of the building. Omaha Public Power District officials said they've completed their part of the work, blaming the delay on the apartment building.

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  13. Candidates fight for OPPD Subdivision 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | KETV-TV

    Two candidates, former Omaha City Council President Tom Mulligan and political newcomer Craig Moody both think they have what it takes to push the company forward on the Omaha Public Power District board. Both candidates agree the OPPD board needs to be more open with the public as well as increase energy efficiency by converting to cleaner, cheaper alternatives.

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  14. Smallest Nuclear Power Plant In United States Closes PrematurelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Electric Energy Online

    The Fort Calhoun Nuclear Power Station has officially shut down after 43 years of service providing reliable, carbon-free electricity to homes and businesses in Nebraska. The plant accounted for 34 percent of owner Omaha Public Power District's total electricity generation and 9 percent of the state's electricity generation.

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  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    ... Daryln Hansen of Lincoln said. The office is extending its hours for the next couple of weeks. Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed ...

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  16. Doctors recommend new safe sleeping guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    ... Daryln Hansen of Lincoln said. The office is extending its hours for the next couple of weeks. Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed ...

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  17. Church holds fundraiser after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    ... Daryln Hansen of Lincoln said. The office is extending its hours for the next couple of weeks. Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed ...

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  18. It's a "sellers market" in LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    ... Daryln Hansen of Lincoln said. The office is extending its hours for the next couple of weeks. Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed ...

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  19. Hundreds attend Speer-Perez family funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    ... Daryln Hansen of Lincoln said. The office is extending its hours for the next couple of weeks. Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed ...

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  20. Nebraska nuclear plant contract termination will cost $5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed day-to-day operations at the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant since 2012. The power district began permanently shutting down the nation's smallest nuclear power plant on Monday.

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