No rate increase planned in 2014 for NPPD customers

September 11, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – On Wednesday, Nebraska Public Power District President and Chief Executive Officer Pat Pope gave the utility’s Board of Directors good news regarding the District’s financial status going into 2014. “NPPD will not need the two percent rate … Continued

Long-term generation resource plan gains NPPD Board approval

June 14, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – On Friday of its June meeting, the Nebraska Public Power District’s Board of Directors gave approval to the 2013 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP), a strategic tool the Board and management will use to guide decisions regarding NPPD’s … Continued

Elkhorn, Wayne capture Power Drive crowns

May 7, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – Cool temperatures, high winds and a little bit of rain and snow didn’t dampen this year’s finals of the Power Drive championships, as Elkhorn and Wayne captured Saturday’s overall championship, held at Warner Park in LaVista. A … Continued

Amateur photography sought for 2014 Public Power calendar

April 23, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – Nebraska Public Power District and its wholesale partner utilities are looking for original photography done by amateur photographers for use in a 2014 Public Power Calendar. Amateur photographers could have their work selected as part of the … Continued

Drive Safe Challenge Power Drive winners announced

April 22, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – The Drive Safe Challenge in Grand Island was the setting for the third competition in Nebraska’s five 2013 Power Drive rallies, as teams start heading towards the finals in two weeks. The Nebraska State Patrol Law Enforcement … Continued