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OPPD Calendar of Events

OPPD Calendar of Events

April 2015

Power Drive Rally - Big Red Invitational

  • Saturday, April 11, 2015
  • East Campus - University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • 9:30 a.m. Check In 
& Inspections
  • 11:30 a.m. First Heat

  • 12:50 p.m. Second Heat
  • 2:00 p.m. Awards

The Power Drive Program is an educational effort that challenges high school students to design and build one-person electric vehicles during the school year. Teams of students compete with one another at organized rallies in areas such as vehicle braking, maneuverability and endurance. 
Visit Power Drive to learn more.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, April 16, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.

Power Drive Rally - Drive-Safe Challenge

  • Saturday, April 18, 2015
  • Law Enforcement Training Center, Grand Island Nebraska
  •  9:30 a.m. Check In 
& Inspections
  • 11:30 a.m. First Heat
  • 12:50 p.m. Second Heat

  • 2:00 p.m. Awards

The Power Drive Program is an educational effort that challenges high school students to design and build one-person electric vehicles during the school year. Teams of students compete with one another at organized rallies in areas such as vehicle braking, maneuverability and endurance. 
Visit Power Drive to learn more.

Power Drive Rally - Hastings Power Drive

  • Saturday, April 25, 2015
  • Motorsports Park, Hastings Nebraska
  • 8:00 a.m. Check In 
& Inspections
  • 
10:00 a.m. First Heat
  • 11:30 p.m. Second Heat
  • 1:00 p.m. Awards

The Power Drive Program is an educational effort that challenges high school students to design and build one-person electric vehicles during the school year. Teams of students compete with one another at organized rallies in areas such as vehicle braking, maneuverability and endurance. 
Visit Power Drive to learn more.


May 2015

Power Drive Rally - Championships

  • Saturday, May 2, 2015
  • Werner Park, LaVista Nebraska
  • 7:00 a.m. Check In & Inspections
  • 8:00 a.m. Braking-Maneuverability

  • 10:00 a.m. First Heat

  • 11:15 a.m. Second Heat

  • 12:30 p.m. Third Heat

  • 2:00 p.m. Awards

The Power Drive Program is an educational effort that challenges high school students to design and build one-person electric vehicles during the school year. Teams of students compete with one another at organized rallies in areas such as vehicle braking, maneuverability and endurance. 
Visit Power Drive to learn more.

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, May14, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.


June 2015

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, June 18, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.


July 2015

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, July 16, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.

Academy of Sustainable Environments & Renewable Resources

  • Monday, July 27 - Thursday, July 30, 2015New Pki
  • Peter Kiewit Institute, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Visit Peter Kiewit Institute to apply

This program focuses on the growing need to promote green building
University Of Nebraskapractices, technologies, policies and standards, to build an environmentally responsible, economically profitable and healthy future for the region. Students will experience interactive workshops, hands-on demonstrations in state-of-the-art labs, and tours of LEED Certified buildings.

Students will leave with a better understanding of how sustainability is applied in the real world and what career opportunities they can pursue.

The academy is hosted by OPPD and the Peter Kiewit Institute, and is for junior and senior high school students. Students must be able to provide their own transportation. Selection criterion is based on academic achievement, as well as extracurricular involvement and leadership experience.

Visit Peter Kiewit Institute for more information and to apply.

 


August 2015

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, August 13, 2015
  • 7:00 p.m.
  • TBD

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. The time and location of this meeting has been modified. The meeting will be held at 7:00 pm, location TBD. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.


September 2015
  • Board of Directors Meeting

    • Thursday, September 17, 2015
    • 10:00 a.m.
    • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

    The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
    Click here to review meeting material.


October 2015

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, October 15, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.


November 2015

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, November 12, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.


December 2015

Board of Directors Meeting

  • Thursday, December 17, 2015
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • OPPD Energy Plaza, 444 South 16th St, Omaha Nebraska

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors will be held the first Thursday after the 10th of each month. A copy of the proposed agenda is available for public inspection the Friday before each meeting. 
Click here to review meeting material.