Economic Development – Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) – James Caraway II
The Economic Development Team
The OPPD Economic Development team assists businesses in a number of developmental areas. We can provide information on taxes, transportation, incentives, energy costs and a host of other factors necessary to help you make the best possible decisions for your company.
OPPD can provide the most up-to-date information on local and state incentives available to new and expanding industry, including industry eligibility, threshold investment, job-creation requirements and tax credits.
Nebraska has a strong and growing economy and offers a well-trained and highly skilled workforce. We also recognize the importance of creating job opportunities for the next generation.
Sites and Buildings
The OPPD Economic Development team offers extensive site-selection assistance and can customize the necessary information that will give you the ability to make a timely decision.
A manufacturing company located in Nebraska is eligible for exemption from sales tax paid on electricity, provided at least 51% of the energy consumed is used in the manufacturing process. If you are a manufacturer or will be establishing an operation within OPPD’s service area, our Economic Development team can help with the required energy assessment.
Economic and Site Development
- Site Location Assistance
- Geographically Based
Starting a Business
- Site Location
- State Tax Credit Information
James Caraway II
444 South 16th Street
Omaha, NE 68102