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NPPD offers cost-effective tips to reduce energy use

June 9, 2015

Columbus, Neb. – It has been a cool and wet spring in Nebraska, but as the official start of summer nears, temperatures are starting to rise. And with higher temperatures comes an increase in electricity usage, which could result in … Continued

NPPD lineworkers take honors at APPA rodeo

May 20, 2015

Columbus, Neb. – Linemen representing the Nebraska Public Power District demonstrated their skills and abilities by winning several awards during the American Public Power Association’s 15th annual, Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo. Held May 15-16, in Sacramento, Calif., and hosted by … Continued

NPPD introducing new outage app for retail customers

April 30, 2015

Columbus, Neb. – Reporting power outages just got a lot easier with the introduction of a new mobile outage app.  The app will allow NPPD retail customers to report power outages, check the status of their power outage, and view … Continued

Power Drive teams battle weather during Hastings competition

April 27, 2015

Hastings, Neb. – Student drivers in last Saturday’s Power Drive endurance rally faced competition not only from participating schools, but the weather proved to be a challenge with a damp track combined with cold and windy conditions. Four different schools … Continued