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PRESS RELEASE: No Barriers USA program 2019, a great program for our Veterans
Monday, December 3, 2018 - 10:19 am

December 3, 2018, Overton, NV. America’s rural communities are home to millions of men and women who have served in our armed forces, many of whom are living with a disability. In 2019, Overton Power District No. 5 is teaming up with its financial partner, CoBank, to honor and support veterans with disabilities in our […]

PRESS RELEASE: Board members received NRECA Board Leadership Certifications
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 8:23 am

October 29, 2018 Mesquite, NV. Overton Power District No. 5 Board of Trustees Jack Nelson, Mike Young, and Judy Metz were recognized at the last board meeting held on October 17, 2018, in Mesquite, NV, for successfully completing the National Rural Electric Association (NRECA) courses and receiving their NRECA Board Leadership Certifications. NRECA provides various […]

PRESS RELEASE: OPD accepting applications for Mesquite EV Charging Station
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:49 am

September 20, 2018, Mesquite, NV – Overton Power District #5 is currently accepting applications to be considered a host-site for an Electric Vehicle (EV) charging station in Mesquite, NV. The District was awarded on September 5, 2018, two grants from the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy (GOE) to fund the construction of two Electric Vehicle […]

PRESS RELEASE: OPD receives grant to fund construction of EV Charging Stations
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 1:55 pm

September 11, 2018, Overton, NV – Overton Power District No. 5 was awarded on September 5, 2018, two grants from the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy (GOE) to fund the construction of two Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations alongside the I-15 corridor, one in Moapa and one in Mesquite, NV. Each grant awarded is worth […]

PRESS RELEASE: OPD rolls out new text message customer notification system
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 3:19 pm

August 29, 2018, Mesquite, NV – The Overton Power District #5 has found yet another way to get vital information to its customers. A new Emergency Alert System will send a text message to customers giving the most current information about power outages, should they occur, and what is being done by district personnel to […]