Power Plants/Generation

Work underway on South Sioux City transmission line

January 20, 2012

South Sioux City, Neb. – Foundation work is currently underway on the south route of Nebraska Public Power District’s South Sioux City 115,000-volt Transmission System Expansion Project.  The setting of poles and stringing of transmission lines will continue throughout the … Continued

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, DOE reach settlement on costs for on-site storage

July 15, 2011

Nebraska Public Power District has reached a settlement agreement with the United States Department of Energy over costs incurred by the utility for on-site storage of used nuclear fuel from Cooper Nuclear Station.