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Electric bill payment scam crossing the state again

January 26, 2016

NPPD warns customers to not fall for demands Columbus, Neb. – The scam is back and working its way across the state of Nebraska in a number of communities. This phone scammer contacts business owners and residents and falsely threatens … Continued

NPPD to issue up to $300 million in bonds January 26

January 15, 2016

Columbus, Neb. – The Nebraska Public Power District plans to issue approximately $300 million of fixed-rate, tax-exempt bonds beginning Tuesday, January 26. The bond sale will include an order period for retail and institutional investors. Proceeds from the bond sale … Continued

York’s Ken Kunze elected NPPD Board chairman for 2016

January 14, 2016

Columbus, Neb. – The Nebraska Public Power District Board of Directors Thursday elected Ken Kunze of York as its chairman for 2016. Also elected were Larry Linstrom of North Platte as first vice chairman, Tom Hoff of Broken Bow as … Continued

Customers sign new NPPD power supply contract

December 31, 2015

Columbus, Neb. – Nebraska Public Power District is preparing to begin 2016 with new power supply contracts in place with a majority of its wholesale customers. “We are nearing the end of the contract renewal process,” said President and CEO … Continued

NPPD retail customers will see no rate increase in 2016

November 13, 2015

New service options, cost cuts, and process efficiencies are responsible Columbus, Neb.- Retail electric customers of Nebraska Public Power District received good news today. In 2016 there will be no overall retail rate increase for residential and business customers of … Continued

NPPD Board approves 2016 wholesale rate schedule

October 21, 2015

Columbus, Neb. – Nebraska Public Power District’s Board of Directors unanimously approved NPPD’s 2016 Wholesale Rate Schedule during a specially-scheduled meeting today in Grand Island. The rate schedule includes a 3.8 percent overall average increase in 2016 wholesale rates. The … Continued