Overhead Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7374/more en Toledo Edison Crews Assist with Major Street Widening http://tdworld.com/underground-td/toledo-edison-crews-assist-major-street-widening <div class="node-body article-body">Toledo Edison is working with the City of Toledo on the city's Dorr Street Safety Corridor Project. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/underground-td/toledo-edison-crews-assist-major-street-widening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/underground-td/toledo-edison-crews-assist-major-street-widening#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Underground T&D Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:13:00 +0000 46391 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy Continues to Make Progress Restoring Power http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-continues-make-progress-restoring-power <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy was on track to restore power to 98 percent of storm-affected customers by midnight last night, after the third largest ice storm bowled through the Carolinas. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-continues-make-progress-restoring-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-continues-make-progress-restoring-power#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:51:00 +0000 44141 at http://tdworld.com Facebook: Duke Energy Storm FirstEnergy Corp. Earns EEI Emergency Recovery and Assistance Awards http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-corp-earns-eei-emergency-recovery-and-assistance-awards <div class="node-body article-body">The Edison Electric Institute has awarded FirstEnergy Corp. with the association's "Emergency Recovery Award" and "Emergency Assistance Award."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-corp-earns-eei-emergency-recovery-and-assistance-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-corp-earns-eei-emergency-recovery-and-assistance-awards#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:27:00 +0000 44131 at http://tdworld.com 4 Ways to Train and Retain Future Linemen http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/4-ways-train-and-retain-future-linemen <div class="field-byline"> By George Patrick, Transmission &amp; Distribution Maintenance Management Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Electric utilities face the same challenge time and time again. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/4-ways-train-and-retain-future-linemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/4-ways-train-and-retain-future-linemen#comments Overhead Distribution Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:27:00 +0000 43651 at http://tdworld.com <p>A Santee Cooper lineman works on lines after an ice storm</p> Facebook: Santee Cooper Self-Healing Networks Come to the Netherlands http://tdworld.com/distribution/self-healing-networks-come-netherlands <div class="field-byline"> By Edward Coster and Wim Kerstens, Stedin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Stedin pilot project uses smart controllers to introduce automation to 23-kV network. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/self-healing-networks-come-netherlands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/self-healing-networks-come-netherlands#comments Distribution Overhead Distribution Substations Grid-Optimization Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:39:00 +0000 43601 at http://tdworld.com <p>The 23-kV low-voltage secondary substation showing the high-voltage switchgear and the wallmounted Schneider Electric T200 unit.</p> EDP Reinforces Distribution Network http://tdworld.com/distribution/edp-reinforces-distribution-network <div class="field-byline"> By Paulo Lúcio, Pedro Paulo and Miriam Boucinha, EDP Distribuição </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Portuguese utility optimizes operational efficiency with new technology and work processes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/edp-reinforces-distribution-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/edp-reinforces-distribution-network#comments Distribution Overhead Distribution Grid-Optimization Tue, 04 Mar 2014 17:40:00 +0000 43571 at http://tdworld.com <p>The utility had crews removes a medium-/low-voltage transformer containing PCB insulating oil to satisify environmental requirements.</p> Power Restoration Nearly Complete After Severe Storms Strike the Carolinas http://tdworld.com/energizing/power-restoration-nearly-complete-after-severe-storms-strike-carolinas <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy has restored more than 907,981 customer outages since one of the largest winter storms in the past decade hit the Carolinas last Wednesday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/energizing/power-restoration-nearly-complete-after-severe-storms-strike-carolinas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/energizing/power-restoration-nearly-complete-after-severe-storms-strike-carolinas#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:53:00 +0000 42711 at http://tdworld.com Facebook: Duke Energy Storm Cutout-Mounted Recloser Reduces Scope and Duration of Power Outages http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/cutout-mounted-recloser-reduces-scope-and-duration-power-outages <div class="node-body article-body">S&C Electric Co. now offers service center configurability for TripSaver II Cutout-Mounted Recloser.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/cutout-mounted-recloser-reduces-scope-and-duration-power-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/cutout-mounted-recloser-reduces-scope-and-duration-power-outages#comments Test, Monitor & Control Overhead Distribution Mon, 17 Feb 2014 18:24:00 +0000 42661 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy Makes Headway in Restoring Power to Carolinas Customers http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-makes-headway-restoring-power-carolinas-customers <div class="node-body article-body">This morning, Duke Energy reported about 91,000 outages as work continues across the Carolinas to restore power following a two-day, slow-moving winter storm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-makes-headway-restoring-power-carolinas-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-makes-headway-restoring-power-carolinas-customers#comments Overhead Distribution Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:30:00 +0000 42611 at http://tdworld.com Facebook: Duke Energy Storm Georgia's Electric Membership Corporations Outage Update http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/georgias-electric-membership-corporations-outage-update <div class="node-body article-body">As of 11 a.m. today, Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 64,000 customers without power as a result of snow and sleet blanketing much of north and central Georgia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/georgias-electric-membership-corporations-outage-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/georgias-electric-membership-corporations-outage-update#comments Overhead Distribution Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:22:00 +0000 42601 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="fbPhotosPhotoCaption" data-ft="{&quot;type&quot;:45,&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;*G&quot;}" id="fbPhotoSnowliftCaption" tabindex="0"><span class="hasCaption">A Central Georgia EMC crew just made a breaker hot on L.G. Griffin Rd. in Locust Grove to restore electric service for 31 customers.</span></span></p> Facebook: Central Georgia EMC