Rick Bush

Editorial Director,
Transmission & Distribution World

Richard A. Bush is the editorial director of Transmission & Distribution World. Prior to joining T&D World as editor-in-chief in 1994, Bush worked at the Georgia Power Company Research Center (now NEETRAC) where he held engineering and management positions.
In June 1988, Bush received the Georgia Power "Engineer of the Year" award, and in 1994, he received the "Technology Applications Recognition" award from the Electric Power Research Institute. In 1996, he was awarded a Jesse H. Neal Certificate of Merit for editorial excellence.
Bush holds BSME and MSME degrees from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and he is a senior member of the IEEE.

Utility Innovation Unleashed
Thriving companies unleash creativity and passion into the marketplace so they can thrill their customers.
Rick's Rules of Survival
Are you tired of being manipulated by your boss as he tries to squeeze every last drop of productivity out of you? And, at the same time, does your boss
We Are Family
A team is held together by the mission they share and the passion they bring.
Let's Move Forward: Vote Wanda for President 1
Let’s work together to move our technical association move forward.
This Is EPIC 1
In most areas of the country, we still have a disconnect between industry and academia.
Energy Future, Dallas Style 1
The year 2016 is a great year to be making your living in energy.
The Future Is Now
Some things burn their way into your brain so that you can recall events as if they happened yesterday.
Let's Get Wanda on the Ballot
Can you help us make sure that IEEE remains relevant and that energy is appropriately represented within IEEE?
Mentor Man
Mack is a deliberate, opinionated and, might I say, demanding man. But he is more than that.
ComEd Engineer's Day
Engineers' Day at ComEd
At ComEd's Engineers' Day, engineers are acknowledged and their work displayed on a day set aside just for them.
G&W factory tour
Rick’s Ramblings: My G&W Factory Tour
I first met Matt Zawicki at Distributech this February at the G&W Booth. Matt, a Senior Marketing Specialist, was standing next to this tank full of water.
Rick's Ramblings: Extracurricular Distributech Activities
I wasn’t aware that San Diego had an air and space museum so I was thrilled to receive GE’s invite to attend Monday evening.
Who are Regulators Going to Call?
A lot of churn is going on in our industry. To be honest, I am continuously overwhelmed trying to keep up with everything.
Details from Distributech 2015 1
T&D Editors Rick Bush and Marty Rosenberg are wandering the streets of San Diego, chatting with utility folk and meeting with the vendor community here at Distributech 2015.
Rick Bush at Distributech
Rick's Ramblings on Distributech: Another Day in Paradise

When I left Kansas City, it was 10 degrees and a mere five hours, later I arrived in balmy San Diego in shirt-sleeves weather. Nice

We have a contingent here at Distributech  from T&D World to cover the show. We have taken the divide-and-conquer route this year.


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