Monthly Archives: December 2011

Diversity: the best solution for Nebraska’s ratepayers

December 29, 2011

Columbus, Neb. – The Nebraska Public Power District provides electricity for approximately 1 million residents and businesses in Nebraska either directly or indirectly through other public power utilities in the state. NPPD is one of the state’s largest generating utilities … Continued

NPPD transmission activities for pipeline on hold

December 13, 2011

Columbus – Based on TransCanada’s recent decision to voluntarily re-route its proposed Keystone XL pipeline out of the Sand Hills, Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) is delaying activities on associated transmission infrastructure planned to serve the pipeline until further notice. … Continued

Student built robots to square off

December 5, 2011

Hastings, Neb. – Robots, not unlike like those in the 1950’s outer space movies, will be the feature attraction this Saturday for a unique competition at Central Community College’s Hastings Campus. Student teams from several Nebraska and Colorado high schools … Continued