Current Projects

We work smart to enhance reliablity and operational excellence while improving the quality of life and economic opportunities for Nebraskans.

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R-Project

Our electric grid is an essential link to reliable delivery of electricity when you need it. To ensure greater reliability, we plan to construct a 345,000-volt transmission line from Gerald Gentleman Station near Sutherland to an existing substation east of Thedford, then proceed east and connect to a second substation to be sited in Holt County.

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Advanced Meter Installation

In an effort to upgrade electric metering equipment, we will be replacing existing residential, commercial, and industrial meters in 33 retail communities during 2018 with advanced meters. 

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Sheldon Station

Sheldon Station Hydrogen Conversion Project

The wheels are turning on Sheldon Station's conversion project that would eliminate coal as a fuel source in one of its generating units and utilize hydrogen derived from a separate manufacturing process to generate electricity.

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LED Lighting

Keeping energy conservation in mind, upgrade opportunities continue across the state to replace high pressure sodium street light bulbs with LED lighting, providing better light quality.