Monthly Archives: January 2012

Robotics competition descends on Stromsburg

January 30, 2012

Stromsburg, Neb. – A unique event with unusual competitors will be on display this Saturday, February 4, in Stromsburg. The competitors will be robots – guided in their actions by student teams. Student teams from several Nebraska and Colorado high … Continued

NPPD to issue up to $235 million in bonds

January 24, 2012

Columbus, Neb. – The Nebraska Public Power District plans to issue approximately $235 million of fixed-rate, tax-exempt bonds during the week of January 30, 2012. An order period for retail and institutional investors is scheduled for January 31. Proceeds from … Continued

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

Kearney’s Ronald Larsen to lead NPPD Board in 2012

January 12, 2012

Columbus, Neb. – The Nebraska Public Power District Board of Directors Thursday elected Ronald Larsen of Kearney as its chairman for 2012. Also elected were Gary Thompson of Beatrice as first vice-chairman, Edward Schrock of Elm Creek as second vice-chairman, … Continued