Leading the way we power the future
OPPD’s mission is to provide affordable, reliable and environmentally sensitive energy services to its customers.
Diverse Fuel Mix
OPPD's current fuel sources for generation are low-sulfur coal, wind, solar, landfill gas, natural gas and fuel oil and hydroelectric. Learn more about OPPD's Energy Portfolio and the Integrated Resource Plan.
In 2021, OPPD served 35.4% of its retail sales from renewable energy.
• Wind 31.60%
• Hydro 3.30%
• Landfill Gas 0.43%
• Solar 0.08%
In 2021, OPPD contracted Platteview Solar, an 81 MW facility near Yutan, Nebraska. The facility is planned to be online in 2023.
OPPD conducts extensive research and planning to create its energy portfolio. Many considerations weigh into the overall strategy behind the current generation mix and the future state. As new technologies become available and regulations evolve, the energy portfolio so too will change.
OPPD Quick Facts
Osprey Live Cam
Watch the Fort Calhoun Station live cam. The camera was installed in Feb. 2022 and gives a birds eye view of the ospreys.