Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Answering Questions on Herbicide Use and the Environment http://tdworld.com/sponsored/answering-questions-herbicide-use-and-environment <div class="node-body article-body">At times, you may be asked questions by the public regarding use of herbicides at utility sites and along rights of way. The following answers may help you address those questions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/answering-questions-herbicide-use-and-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/answering-questions-herbicide-use-and-environment#comments Sponsored Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:28:00 +0000 54131 at http://tdworld.com The Politicization of Science http://tdworld.com/insights/politicization-science <div class="node-body article-body">Most of us in the electric utility business have a strong respect for science. We readily understand you cannot ignore the laws of physics without putting yourself in harm’s way. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/politicization-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/politicization-science#comments Insights Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:38:00 +0000 53531 at http://tdworld.com Vegetation Management Software Released on Cloud Streamlines Traditional Process http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-management-software-released-cloud-streamlines-traditional-process <div class="node-body article-body">GeoSpatial Innovations, Inc. has released a cloud-based vegetation management software for electric utilities, GSI Forester, streamlining data collection for managing plant life along electric lines that traditionally was managed with paper maps, spreadsheets and timesheets.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-management-software-released-cloud-streamlines-traditional-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-management-software-released-cloud-streamlines-traditional-process#comments News Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:17:00 +0000 53511 at http://tdworld.com Consumers Energy Focusing on Forestry Projects Across Michigan http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-focusing-forestry-projects-across-michigan <div class="node-body article-body">As part of its commitment to delivering energy safely and reliably, Consumers Energy is increasing its work to keep trees away from electric lines in communities across Michigan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-focusing-forestry-projects-across-michigan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-focusing-forestry-projects-across-michigan#comments News Vegetation Management Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:03:00 +0000 53491 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Continues Tree Trimming Program to Help Enhance Service Reliability http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/jcpl-continues-tree-trimming-program-help-enhance-service-reliability <div class="node-body article-body"> To help maintain proper clearances around electrical equipment and help prevent tree-related outages, Jersey Central Power & Light forestry contractors trimmed trees in more than 60 communities in July. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/jcpl-continues-tree-trimming-program-help-enhance-service-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/jcpl-continues-tree-trimming-program-help-enhance-service-reliability#comments News Vegetation Management Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:35:00 +0000 53481 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Corp. How to Calibrate Herbicide Application Equipment http://tdworld.com/sponsored/how-calibrate-herbicide-application-equipment <div class="field-byline"> DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first step in calibrating liquid or granular spraying equipment is to read the entire label of the herbicide you are about to use. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/how-calibrate-herbicide-application-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/how-calibrate-herbicide-application-equipment#comments Sponsored Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:38:00 +0000 53611 at http://tdworld.com Above and Beyond Line Clearing http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/above-and-beyond-line-clearing <div class="field-byline"> Kristin Wild </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Asplundh NZ offers specialized vegetation management services to markets beyond utilities, as the New Zealand utility line clearance market is different than in the United States, Canada and Australia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/above-and-beyond-line-clearing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/above-and-beyond-line-clearing#comments Gallery Vegetation Management Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:25:00 +0000 52701 at http://tdworld.com Location Intelligence Applications Support Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/news/location-intelligence-applications-support-vegetation-management <div class="node-body article-body">Ubisense has launched a suite of location intelligence applications designed to solve specific challenges faced by utilities and communications service providers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/location-intelligence-applications-support-vegetation-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/location-intelligence-applications-support-vegetation-management#comments News Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:51:00 +0000 51471 at http://tdworld.com Who is Responsible for Urban Forests? http://tdworld.com/insights/who-responsible-urban-forests <div class="node-body article-body">The sky has a certain clarity, a very specific shade of blue when the temperature is -30°C. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/who-responsible-urban-forests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/who-responsible-urban-forests#comments Insights Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:45:00 +0000 51461 at http://tdworld.com waferboard Toadflax: Weeds in Disguise http://tdworld.com/sponsored/toadflax-weeds-disguise <div class="field-byline"> DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Attractive plants that were probably introduced from Europe as ornamentals, Dalmatian and yellow toadflax are aggressive invasive species known to crowd out desirable plants along roadways, railroad tracks and other transportation avenues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/toadflax-weeds-disguise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/toadflax-weeds-disguise#comments Sponsored Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:18:00 +0000 51311 at http://tdworld.com