Nebraska Revised Statute 70-1301

Chapter 70


Statement of policy.

It is hereby declared to be the public policy of this state to provide adequate electrical service at as low overall cost as possible, consistent with sound business practices and, in furtherance of such policy, electric service should be provided by nonprofit entities including public power districts, public power and irrigation districts, nonprofit electric cooperatives, and municipalities.


  • The Nebraska Power Review Board's jurisdiction to resolve wholesale electric rate disputes extends to contractual issues intertwined with such disputes. City of Sidney v. Municipal Energy Agency of Neb., 301 Neb. 147, 917 N.W.2d 826 (2018).