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Great Plains Energy Codes Conference


The Great Plains Energy Codes Conference will take place at the Omaha Marriott located eleven miles west of Eppley Airfield in Regency Plaza near Borcheim’s and Boys Town. During your stay, you'll be surrounded by the energy, culture, shopping and cuisine of Omaha.  Here's your one-stop shop to get all advance information about your travel and stay.


For more than ten years, the Nebraska Energy Office has provided information, training and enforcement expertise on building energy codes to local officials, builders, designers and consumers.

The Energy Office also advises state leaders on energy policy issues and manages several programs including: disbursement of federal Department of Energy grants and funds; and partnering with lending institutions to provide low-interest loans for energy upgrades and improvements to homes, buildings and transportation infrastructure.

The Nebraska Energy Office was created in 1977 to promote the efficient, economic and environmentally responsible use of energy in Nebraska. In 2008, the Energy Office became a stand-alone agency within state government with the Director serving as a member of the Governor’s Cabinet.

For sponsorship, exhibitor and logistics, information:
Shawnna Silvius, Conference Coordinator,
Phone: 402-873-4027
Email Shawnna Silvius

For presenting organization information:
Danielle Jensen
Nebraska Energy Office
P.O. Box 95085
Lincoln, NE 68509-5085
Email Danielle Jensen

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This material was prepared by the Nebraska Energy Office with the support of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), State Energy Program Grant No. DE-EE0000134 funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and State Energy Program Grant No. DE-FG26-08NT05551. However, any opinions finding conclusions or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of DOE.


Call (402) 399-9000 to reserve your room today.

Getting Here — Omaha Airport Information

Map to Hotel — Marriott Omaha is located eleven miles west of Eppley Airfield and does not offer shuttle service. However, alternative transportation is available:

                • Alternate transportation: OMALiNK (402) 475-5465; reservation required
                • Estimated taxi fare: 27.00 USD (one way)

Hotel Information: The Omaha Marriott Hotel, the site of the Great Plains Energy Codes Conference, recently completed a $7 million renovation and is located just eleven miles west of Eppley Airfield. The Omaha Marriott, is the only full service Marriott hotel in Omaha, NE, and offers comfortably renovated guest rooms featuring Marriott's exclusive, Revive® bedding with 300-thread-count sheets and down comforters on thick, plush pillow top mattresses. Additional amenities to enhance your stay include:

    • Complimentary, high-speed wireless and wired guest room internet which can be used to connect laptops to the 32-inch LCD high-definition television monitor to work, surf the web, play DVDs and video games in high-definition by plugging into the industry’s only digital plug-in panel. Split the screen to watch TV while you work on your laptop simultaneously.
    • 71 channels including 30 HD TV channels
    • FREE WIFI service in all public access areas
    • Connecting indoor/outdoor pool, whirlpool and newly renovated and extensively equipped exercise room.
    • Complimentary local shuttle service (5-mile radius, limited hours) to more than 50 restaurants and shops within a 5 mile radius including many local attractions such as Regency Court, with Borsheim’s, Bonefish Grill and Kobe Steak House; Westroads Shopping Center with The Cheesecake Factory, PF Changs, Granite City Food and Brewery and Joe's Crab Shack; One Pacific Place Shopping Center and Village Pointe Shopping Center featuring, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse, Cheeseburger in Paradise, Kona Grill, The Funny Bone Comedy Club and much more.  See Things To Do links below for more information.

    Check In: 3:00 PM — Check Out 12:00 PM.  Baggage storage available for small fee. Late check-out requests will be reviewed based on hotel demand. Late departure fee of $50 per room will apply.

    Parking:  Parking is complimentary to all attendees and registered guests of the Great Plains Energy Codes Conference.

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Things to do during your stay in Omaha


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Omaha Public Power District

Nebraska Energy Office

U.S. Department of Energy
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