Overhead Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7374/more en Santa Barbara to Get $12 Million in Grid Improvement Work http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/santa-barbara-get-12-million-grid-improvement-work <div class="node-body article-body">Spending twice the amount it did in the past two years, Southern California Edison (SCE) is making $12 million in grid improvements in downtown Santa Barbara and surrounding communities over the next two years as part of infrastructure-investment projects that began earlier this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/santa-barbara-get-12-million-grid-improvement-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/santa-barbara-get-12-million-grid-improvement-work#comments Projects in Progress Overhead Distribution Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:17:00 +0000 66351 at http://tdworld.com bpperry/iStock/Thinkstock Public Service Co. of Oklahoma Faces Tornado Damage http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/public-service-co-oklahoma-faces-tornado-damage <div class="node-body gallery-body">Public Service Company of Oklahoma responds to tornado damage, which caused power outages for 38,000.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/public-service-co-oklahoma-faces-tornado-damage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/public-service-co-oklahoma-faces-tornado-damage#comments Gallery Overhead Distribution Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:31:00 +0000 65881 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Completes Circuit Upgrades to Enhance Service Reliability in Monmouth County http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/jcpl-completes-circuit-upgrades-enhance-service-reliability-monmouth-county <div class="node-body article-body">Jersey Central Power & Light has completed upgrades on eight major circuits serving nearly 15,000 customers in Monmouth County. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/jcpl-completes-circuit-upgrades-enhance-service-reliability-monmouth-county" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/jcpl-completes-circuit-upgrades-enhance-service-reliability-monmouth-county#comments Projects in Progress Overhead Distribution Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:50:00 +0000 65691 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc " id="yui_3_16_0_1_1427467993770_1717">JCP&amp;L crews working on circuit upgrade enhancements.</span></p> Slovenia Advances Line Protection http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/slovenia-advances-line-protection <div class="field-byline"> Zvonko Toroš and Benjamin Turnšek, Elektro Primorska </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Semi-insulated overhead line conductors have caused major problems that were addressed by a new protection scheme. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/slovenia-advances-line-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/slovenia-advances-line-protection#comments Overhead Distribution Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:33:00 +0000 65611 at http://tdworld.com <p>The new generation of intelligent pole-mounted reclosers are equipped with an additional<br /> cabinet with the LiSa system.</p> ComEd Builds the Utility of the Future http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-builds-utility-future <div class="field-byline"> Shay Bahramirad and Joe Svachula, Commonwealth Edison </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The need to renovate is underpinning necessary investments on upgrading electricity infrastructure and undertaking innovative approaches to the grid in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-builds-utility-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-builds-utility-future#comments Distribution Overhead Distribution Grid-Optimization Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:17:00 +0000 65571 at http://tdworld.com Hot Sticking Is a Lineman’s Way of Life http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hot-sticking-lineman-s-way-life <div class="field-byline"> Rick Bush, Editorial Director </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Rick Bush visits a KCP&L site, where linemen were upgrading a 12.47 kV line on poles having 34 kV attached.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hot-sticking-lineman-s-way-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hot-sticking-lineman-s-way-life#comments Electric Utility Operations Gallery Overhead Distribution Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:54:00 +0000 65371 at http://tdworld.com $120 Million will be Spent in 2015 in the Toledo Edison Service http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/120-million-will-be-spent-2015-toledo-edison-service <div class="node-body article-body">FirstEnergy Corp. expects to invest about $120 million in 2015 on distribution and transmission infrastructure projects in Toledo Edison's eight-county service area in northwest Ohio.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/120-million-will-be-spent-2015-toledo-edison-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/120-million-will-be-spent-2015-toledo-edison-service#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:59:00 +0000 65021 at http://tdworld.com <p>Fulton Substation</p> Duke Energy Earns EEI's 'Emergency Recovery Award' for Restoration Efforts After 2014 Winter Storms http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-earns-eeis-emergency-recovery-award-restoration-efforts-after-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">The Edison Electric Institute has presented Duke Energy with the association's "Emergency Recovery Award" for its outstanding power restoration efforts after two severe winter storms in North and South Carolina in February and March 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-earns-eeis-emergency-recovery-award-restoration-efforts-after-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-earns-eeis-emergency-recovery-award-restoration-efforts-after-2014#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:48:00 +0000 65011 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy Mobilizes Additional Personnel to Join Power Restoration Effort in N.C. http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-mobilizes-additional-personnel-join-power-restoration-effort-nc <div class="node-body article-body">More than 1000 additional personnel responded to Duke Energy's hardest-hit areas last week – restoring power to thousands in North Carolina affected by an overnight snowstorm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-mobilizes-additional-personnel-join-power-restoration-effort-nc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-mobilizes-additional-personnel-join-power-restoration-effort-nc#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:31:00 +0000 64411 at http://tdworld.com <p>Help was on the way</p> Facebook: Duke Energy Europe’s Electricity System Faces Unprecedented Test from Solar Eclipse http://tdworld.com/renewables/europe-s-electricity-system-faces-unprecedented-test-solar-eclipse <div class="node-body article-body">European transmission system operators have been preparing for the March 20 solar eclipse for several months. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/renewables/europe-s-electricity-system-faces-unprecedented-test-solar-eclipse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/renewables/europe-s-electricity-system-faces-unprecedented-test-solar-eclipse#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Renewables Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:45:00 +0000 63721 at http://tdworld.com alexaldo/iStock/Thinkstock