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NPPD line techs showcase skills, place third at industry rodeo

April 12, 2016

Columbus, NE – There are no barrels or bulls, and instead of chaps and cowboy boots, contestants wear hooks, harnesses, and hard hats. But for the Nebraska Public Power District’s (NPPD), the 15th annual American Public Power Association Lineworker’s Rodeo … 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 end-use customers to see no rate increase in 2015

November 14, 2014

Utilities buying power from NPPD at wholesale to see one half of one percent Columbus, Neb. – For the second year in a row, retail customers of Nebraska Public Power District will see no increase in their electric rates beginning … Continued

Bald eagles take refuge at Sutherland Reservoir

January 16, 2014

Eighty-nine of the nation’s most regal birds – bald eagles – were seen last week nestling into a favorite wintertime retreat at Sutherland Reservoir. The convocation, which consisted of 50 mature and 39 immature birds, began showing up at the … Continued