Electric Utility Operations http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en NV Energy Crews Restore Power Following Wind Storm http://tdworld.com/blog/nv-energy-crews-restore-power-following-wind-storm <div class="node-body blog-body">Many NV Energy employees spent their weekend working in rainy, snowy and windy conditions to restore power outages caused by the weather.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/nv-energy-crews-restore-power-following-wind-storm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/nv-energy-crews-restore-power-following-wind-storm#comments Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:43:00 +0000 81831 at http://tdworld.com Schools Teach Linemen to Work with Steel http://tdworld.com/features/schools-teach-linemen-work-steel <div class="field-byline"> By Robert Wills, Steel Market Development Institute </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Training programs nationwide instruct students on how to install and maintain steel poles and structures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/features/schools-teach-linemen-work-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/features/schools-teach-linemen-work-steel#comments Features Tue, 26 Jan 2016 22:26:00 +0000 81491 at http://tdworld.com <p>Steel pole training sessions include field and classroom instruction where linemen and students are taught safe work practices associated with&nbsp;installing and maintaining steel utility poles.</p> System Hardening Minimizes Outages http://tdworld.com/features/system-hardening-minimizes-outages <div class="field-byline"> By Joe Vaccaro and Tim Yuskin, San Diego Gas &amp; Electric </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SDG&E creates special field construction team to install steel poles and fiberglass crossarms. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/features/system-hardening-minimizes-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/features/system-hardening-minimizes-outages#comments Features Tue, 26 Jan 2016 22:14:00 +0000 81481 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy Nears Goal Line Sunday in Restoring Power Outages http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/duke-energy-nears-goal-line-sunday-restoring-power-outages <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Duke Energy had 50,000 remaining outages in the Carolinas after a winter storm affected customers over the past few days.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/duke-energy-nears-goal-line-sunday-restoring-power-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/duke-energy-nears-goal-line-sunday-restoring-power-outages#comments Electric Utility Operations Tue, 26 Jan 2016 17:55:00 +0000 81411 at http://tdworld.com SCE Crews Mobilize as First El Niño Storms Arrive http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/sce-crews-mobilize-first-el-ni-o-storms-arrive <div class="node-body gallery-body">After months of El Niño preparation, Southern California Edison crews worked around-the-clock to make repairs as the first wave of storms landed in Southern California.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/sce-crews-mobilize-first-el-ni-o-storms-arrive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/sce-crews-mobilize-first-el-ni-o-storms-arrive#comments Electric Utility Operations Gallery Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:17:00 +0000 81371 at http://tdworld.com ComEd Nationally Honored for June 2015 Tornado Restoration Response http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/comed-nationally-honored-june-2015-tornado-restoration-response <div class="node-body article-body">On June 22, 2015, thunderstorms erupted over northern Illinois generating torrential rainfall and a dozen tornadoes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/comed-nationally-honored-june-2015-tornado-restoration-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/comed-nationally-honored-june-2015-tornado-restoration-response#comments Electric Utility Operations Tue, 19 Jan 2016 19:24:00 +0000 81021 at http://tdworld.com Debris lay in a retention pond while utility crews work on S Carbon Hill Road after a tornado struck the previous day on June 23, 2015 in Coal City, Illinois. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images) Entergy Earns EEI Emergency Assistance and Recovery Awards http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/entergy-earns-eei-emergency-assistance-and-recovery-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Entergy Corp. has received the Edison Electric Institute's Emergency Assistance and Recovery Awards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/entergy-earns-eei-emergency-assistance-and-recovery-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/entergy-earns-eei-emergency-assistance-and-recovery-awards#comments Electric Utility Operations Wed, 13 Jan 2016 17:09:00 +0000 80801 at http://tdworld.com 500kV transmission tower in Plaquemine brought to its knees by mother nature. Entergy Ameren Contributes $50,000 to American Red Cross to Support Flood-Relief Efforts http://tdworld.com/blog/ameren-contributes-50000-american-red-cross-support-flood-relief-efforts <div class="node-body blog-body">As residents impacted by last week's historic flooding begin the cleanup process, Ameren Corporation is pledging $50,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with the region's flood-relief efforts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/ameren-contributes-50000-american-red-cross-support-flood-relief-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/ameren-contributes-50000-american-red-cross-support-flood-relief-efforts#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 07 Jan 2016 16:57:00 +0000 80551 at http://tdworld.com Inside Eversource's Integrated Electric Operations Center http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inside-eversources-integrated-electric-operations-center <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a peek inside Eversource's new New Hampshire control center. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inside-eversources-integrated-electric-operations-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inside-eversources-integrated-electric-operations-center#comments Asset Management Service Utilities Call Center Electric Utility Operations Gallery Grid-Optimization Tue, 05 Jan 2016 22:18:00 +0000 80501 at http://tdworld.com New Milwaukee 600 MCM Crimper Provides the Most Accurate Way to Crimp http://tdworld.com/blog/new-milwaukee-600-mcm-crimper-provides-most-accurate-way-crimp <div class="node-body blog-body">Milwaukee Tool introduces the M18 FORCE LOGIC 600 MCM Crimper, which addresses the challenges users face on the job site with its in-line design and quick-connect, easy-open jaw.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/new-milwaukee-600-mcm-crimper-provides-most-accurate-way-crimp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/new-milwaukee-600-mcm-crimper-provides-most-accurate-way-crimp#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 05 Jan 2016 16:48:00 +0000 80401 at http://tdworld.com