Customer Services

Public hearing set for Hoskins to Neligh transmission line

July 24, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – A series of four public hearings on Nebraska Public Power District’s Hoskins to Neligh 345,000-Volt Transmission Line Project are scheduled for early August. Sessions will be held in Stanton, Norfolk, Neligh and Pierce, with each meeting having … Continued

Energy savings pay off at St. Patrick’s School

June 27, 2013

McCook, Neb. – Energy efficiency can pay off. This Friday, June 28 at 2 p.m., Nebraska Public Power District will present an EnergyWiseSM incentive check of $3,656 to Father Gary Brethauer of St. Patrick School for lighting upgrades at the … Continued

Scam payment attempts being made on NPPD customers

June 20, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – An individual stating that they are with ‘the electric utility,’ have been contacting Norfolk and Kearney customers of Nebraska Public Power District in an apparent scam attempt. The caller claims that they are collecting for a past … Continued

NPPD moving downtown customer service office

June 5, 2013

York, Neb. – Starting Monday, July 1, 2013, Nebraska Public Power District will begin serving customers from its York Operations Center (YOC) located at West Highway 34. NPPD’s downtown customer service office at 100 East 4th Street (City of York … Continued

Watch for electrical hazards during farming activities

May 22, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – Nebraska Public Power District is encouraging farmers – many involved in spring planting at this time– to be particularly alert to the dangers of working near overhead power lines year round. Contact between farming equipment and electric … 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

NPPD crews complete Kearney power restoration

April 15, 2013

Columbus, Neb. – Power was restored Saturday evening in Kearney after Nebraska Public Power District transmission and distribution crews completed their final storm restoration work. This effort returned service to the last 23 customers without power in the East Industrial … Continued

Spring storm restoration continues; Kearney a main focus

April 10, 2013

Public should practice caution, avoid work crews, stay away from downed power lines Columbus, Neb. – Thunderstorms, along with ice, wind and cold temperatures make for rough working conditions, yet Nebraska Public Power District’s line crews are restoring power to … Continued

NPPD crews working to restore power in Kearney

April 9, 2013

Following early morning storm Kearney, Neb. – Nebraska Public Power District’s line crews are restoring power to customers after early morning thunderstorms and high winds Tuesday morning damaged approximately 40 sub-transmission line structures and some distribution structures in the Kearney … Continued