Electric Utility Operations http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Hooked on Line Work http://tdworld.com/features/hooked-line-work <div class="field-byline"> Sally Graham, Entergy Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Apprentices learn the ropes at Entergy’s 2016 Linemen’s Boot Camp in Arkansas. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/features/hooked-line-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/features/hooked-line-work#comments Features Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:06:00 +0000 93761 at http://tdworld.com <p>Lead instructor Ron Suhm shares the safety focus for the day&rsquo;s work with apprentices<br /> and guest instructors.</p> Entergy Restores Power to Majority of Customers After Historic Flooding http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/entergy-restores-power-majority-customers-after-historic-flooding <div class="node-body article-body">Power has been restored to all of the customers who can safely receive it. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/entergy-restores-power-majority-customers-after-historic-flooding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/entergy-restores-power-majority-customers-after-historic-flooding#comments Electric Utility Operations Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:39:00 +0000 93831 at http://tdworld.com Florida Power & Light Co. Celebrates its Lineworkers http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/florida-power-light-co-celebrates-its-lineworkers <div class="node-body article-body">As part of Florida's fifth annual Lineworker Appreciation Day to be celebrated on Aug. 26, Florida Power & Light Co. is recognizing the contributions</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/florida-power-light-co-celebrates-its-lineworkers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/florida-power-light-co-celebrates-its-lineworkers#comments Electric Utility Operations Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:54:00 +0000 93791 at http://tdworld.com Drivin’ for Linemen 200 Unites Line Trade http://tdworld.com/features/drivin-linemen-200-unites-line-trade <div class="node-body article-body">Third annual NASCAR race includes climbing competition that raises funds for the Fallen Lineman Organization.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/features/drivin-linemen-200-unites-line-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/features/drivin-linemen-200-unites-line-trade#comments Features Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:10:00 +0000 93771 at http://tdworld.com <p>Race winner Christopher Bell leads the field in the early stages of the Drivin&rsquo; for Linemen 200. Photo by Michael Allio.</p> Data Efficiency Empowers Rural Electric Cooperative http://tdworld.com/blog/data-efficiency-empowers-rural-electric-cooperative <div class="node-body blog-body">Meade County Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation (MCRECC), a Midwest member-owned non-profit utility, is at the leading edge of utility management technology and is helping show other cooperatives in the area how it’s done.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/data-efficiency-empowers-rural-electric-cooperative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/data-efficiency-empowers-rural-electric-cooperative#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 22 Aug 2016 20:03:00 +0000 93701 at http://tdworld.com U.S. Companies Share Best Practices for Line Maintenance with Chinese Electric Utility http://tdworld.com/blog/us-companies-share-best-practices-line-maintenance-chinese-electric-utility <div class="node-body blog-body"> Delegates from the State Grid Corporation of China recently visited the United States to participate in a two-week training program </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/us-companies-share-best-practices-line-maintenance-chinese-electric-utility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/us-companies-share-best-practices-line-maintenance-chinese-electric-utility#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 22 Aug 2016 19:43:00 +0000 93691 at http://tdworld.com <p>State Grid of China delegates learn more about equipment appropriate for grid maintenance practices at Terex Utilities in Watertown, S.D. In the background is a Terex A330 Auger Drill, used to drill holes in hard rock conditions.</p> N.Y. Power Authority Partners with Fairport to Create State's Largest Municipal Utility Electric Vehicle Fleet http://tdworld.com/blog/ny-power-authority-partners-fairport-create-states-largest-municipal-utility-electric-vehicle-f <div class="node-body blog-body">The New York Power Authority today announced it has expanded its program to help municipal utilities green their vehicle fleets after Fairport Electric bought a plug-in hybrid bucket truck and passenger vehicle.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/ny-power-authority-partners-fairport-create-states-largest-municipal-utility-electric-vehicle-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/ny-power-authority-partners-fairport-create-states-largest-municipal-utility-electric-vehicle-f#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 18 Aug 2016 15:41:00 +0000 93571 at http://tdworld.com DOE Calls for More Investment for U.S. Energy Emergency Response http://tdworld.com/distribution/doe-calls-more-investment-us-energy-emergency-response <div class="node-body article-body">In his testimony before a field hearing, U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz called for increased investments in U.S. energy emergency response. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/doe-calls-more-investment-us-energy-emergency-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/doe-calls-more-investment-us-energy-emergency-response#comments Distribution Energy Times Electric Utility Operations Grid-Optimization Wed, 17 Aug 2016 17:19:00 +0000 93481 at http://tdworld.com SEPA Announces Finalists for 2016 Solar Power Player Awards http://tdworld.com/blog/sepa-announces-finalists-2016-solar-power-player-awards <div class="node-body blog-body">The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) has announced the finalists for its 2016 Solar Power Player Awards, with the winners to be honored at a special event Sept. 13, at Solar Power International (SPI) in Las Vegas. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/sepa-announces-finalists-2016-solar-power-player-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/sepa-announces-finalists-2016-solar-power-player-awards#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 16 Aug 2016 18:20:00 +0000 93421 at http://tdworld.com Workrite Uniform Company Improves Workwear For Women http://tdworld.com/blog/workrite-uniform-company-improves-workwear-women <div class="node-body blog-body">Workrite Uniform Company announces its updated lines of flame-resistant clothing developed by women, specifically for women in industrial and fire service professions.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/workrite-uniform-company-improves-workwear-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/workrite-uniform-company-improves-workwear-women#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:49:00 +0000 93351 at http://tdworld.com