Overhead Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7374/more en FERC Finalizes New Reliability Standard on Geomagnetic Disturbances http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-finalizes-new-reliability-standard-geomagnetic-disturbances <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has voted to support continued reliable operation of the nation’s Bulk-Power System </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-finalizes-new-reliability-standard-geomagnetic-disturbances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-finalizes-new-reliability-standard-geomagnetic-disturbances#comments Overhead Distribution Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:52:00 +0000 95441 at http://tdworld.com Sand Fire Spurs Crews Into Action http://tdworld.com/features/sand-fire-spurs-crews-action <div class="node-body article-body">Helicopters assist SCE in restoring power and replacing fire-damaged infrastructure in rugged and remote terrain.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/features/sand-fire-spurs-crews-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/features/sand-fire-spurs-crews-action#comments Features Overhead Distribution Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:45:00 +0000 95331 at http://tdworld.com <p>A SCE helicopter takes off from the fuel site at Soledad Canyon as part of the Sand Fire restoration effort. Helicopters airlifted distribution equipment, set poles and conducted a sock line pull. Linemen eventually set 30 poles and pulled 24 spans of wire with the helicopters&rsquo; help.</p> Electric Co-ops Empower Remote Villages in Bolivia http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electric-co-ops-empower-remote-villages-bolivia <div class="node-body article-body">The Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives has announced the completion of a volunteer electrification project that took place in August 2016 in the Amazonian area of Bolivia.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electric-co-ops-empower-remote-villages-bolivia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electric-co-ops-empower-remote-villages-bolivia#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:48:00 +0000 95081 at http://tdworld.com NYPA Part of Hurricane Study Aimed at Strengthening Grid http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/nypa-part-hurricane-study-aimed-strengthening-grid <div class="node-body article-body">The New York Power Authority is working with The Ohio State University to study the effects of hurricanes on transmission lines</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/nypa-part-hurricane-study-aimed-strengthening-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/nypa-part-hurricane-study-aimed-strengthening-grid#comments Overhead Distribution Overhead Transmission Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:30:00 +0000 95031 at http://tdworld.com AEP Ohio Investments Strengthening Grid in Fairfield, Hocking Counties http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/aep-ohio-investments-strengthening-grid-fairfield-hocking-counties <div class="node-body article-body">AEP Ohio is working across its service territory to strengthen its electric system and improve service reliability for customers.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/aep-ohio-investments-strengthening-grid-fairfield-hocking-counties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/aep-ohio-investments-strengthening-grid-fairfield-hocking-counties#comments Overhead Distribution Thu, 08 Sep 2016 18:39:00 +0000 94531 at http://tdworld.com FPL Monitoring Tropical Depression 9 http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/fpl-monitoring-tropical-depression-9 <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light Co. has announced that, due to the current projected path of Tropical Depression 9, the company has activated its emergency response plan </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/fpl-monitoring-tropical-depression-9" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/fpl-monitoring-tropical-depression-9#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:51:00 +0000 94111 at http://tdworld.com $369 Million in Infrastructure Projects Planned in Ohio Edison Area http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/369-million-infrastructure-projects-planned-ohio-edison-area <div class="node-body article-body">To help enhance service reliability for customers, FirstEnergy Corp. is continuing construction work this summer</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/369-million-infrastructure-projects-planned-ohio-edison-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/369-million-infrastructure-projects-planned-ohio-edison-area#comments Overhead Distribution Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:15:00 +0000 93961 at http://tdworld.com Eversource Innovates with Fusesaver Pilot http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/eversource-innovates-fusesaver-pilot <div class="field-byline"> Timothy J. Callahan, Eversource Energy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Utility upgrades its distribution system to help deliver the resiliency and reliability that regulators and customers expect. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/eversource-innovates-fusesaver-pilot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/eversource-innovates-fusesaver-pilot#comments Overhead Distribution Mon, 22 Aug 2016 15:30:00 +0000 93621 at http://tdworld.com Mitsubishi Electric Launches System for DC Distribution http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/mitsubishi-electric-launches-system-dc-distribution <div class="node-body article-body">Mitsubishi Electric Corp. has launched newly branded lineup, D-SMiree ─ Diamond-Smart Medium Voltage Direct Current Distribution Network System for Innovative Reliable Economical Ecology </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/mitsubishi-electric-launches-system-dc-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/mitsubishi-electric-launches-system-dc-distribution#comments Overhead Distribution Fri, 12 Aug 2016 16:59:00 +0000 93331 at http://tdworld.com <p>D-SMiree Development and Demonstration Facility</p> Welcome to CIGRE http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/welcome-cigre <div class="node-body article-body">The world’s experts on large high-voltage electric systems will meet in Paris to attend CIGRE 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/welcome-cigre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/welcome-cigre#comments Overhead Distribution Overhead Transmission Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:19:00 +0000 91811 at http://tdworld.com