Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Oak Wilt & Pruning Tools http://tdworld.com/oak-wilt-pruning-tools <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Do utilities routinely clean pruning tools between trees?</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://tdworld.com/site-files/tdworld.com/files/goose-the-moose-20110801595.jpg?1423591158" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/oak-wilt-pruning-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Goose the Moose Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:56:00 +0000 62851 at http://tdworld.com Forest Service Considering Herbicide Proposal in Arizona http://tdworld.com/news/forest-service-considering-herbicide-proposal-arizona <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Forest Service in Arizona is considering permitting Salt River Project and Arizona Public Service to manage vegetation with herbicides.</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/forest-service-considering-herbicide-proposal-arizona" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/forest-service-considering-herbicide-proposal-arizona#comments News Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:21:00 +0000 62841 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Invests $168 Million in 2014 in the Potomac Edison Service Area http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-invests-168-million-2014-potomac-edison-service-area <div class="node-body article-body">FirstEnergy Corp. invested approximately $168 million in 2014 in the Potomac Edison service area on reliability infrastructure projects and other work, including trimming trees to maintain proper clearances along about 2,200 miles of power lines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-invests-168-million-2014-potomac-edison-service-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-invests-168-million-2014-potomac-edison-service-area#comments News Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:51:00 +0000 62831 at http://tdworld.com It’s Not As Bad As We’ve Been Led to Believe http://tdworld.com/insights/it-s-not-bad-we-ve-been-led-believe <div class="node-body article-body">What are the beliefs you have about mankind’s influence on and treatment of the environment? What state is our world in?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/it-s-not-bad-we-ve-been-led-believe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/it-s-not-bad-we-ve-been-led-believe#comments Insights Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:26:00 +0000 62821 at http://tdworld.com <p>Globally, the area covered by forest has not changed much since 1950.</p> VibeImages/iStock/Thinkstock Critique of Climate Change Science http://tdworld.com/insights/critique-climate-change-science <div class="node-body article-body">After my August 2014 article, expressing concern about the politicization of science potentially eroding the public’s confidence in science, I received a call from Steve Cieslewicz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/critique-climate-change-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/critique-climate-change-science#comments Insights Tue, 13 Jan 2015 02:44:00 +0000 61651 at http://tdworld.com Techin24/iStock/Thinkstock Western Power Distribution Awards £5.5m Arboriculture Contract http://tdworld.com/news/western-power-distribution-awards-55m-arboriculture-contract <div class="node-body article-body">Glendale, a green services company in the UK, has signed a framework agreement with Western Power Distribution</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/western-power-distribution-awards-55m-arboriculture-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/western-power-distribution-awards-55m-arboriculture-contract#comments News Tue, 13 Jan 2015 02:27:00 +0000 61641 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Completed More Than 160 Infrastructure Projects in 2014 http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-completed-more-160-infrastructure-projects-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Jersey Central Power & Light completed more than 160 infrastructure projects and other work in 2014 to help enhance service reliability to its 1.1 million customers in northern and central New Jersey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-completed-more-160-infrastructure-projects-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-completed-more-160-infrastructure-projects-2014#comments News Distribution Transmission Grid-Optimization Sun, 11 Jan 2015 21:50:00 +0000 61581 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc " id="yui_3_16_0_1_1421013157536_1428">Jersey Central Power &amp; Light (JCP&amp;L) completed more than 160 infrastructure projects and other work in 2014 to help enhance service reliability to its 1.1 million customers in northern and central New Jersey.</span></p> Trimming the Cost of Tree Trimming http://tdworld.com/reliability-safety/trimming-cost-tree-trimming <div class="field-byline"> Diane Rodgers, San Diego Gas &amp; Electric, and Chris Erpelding, POWER Engineers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">San Diego Gas & Electric deploys a GIS-based mobile vegetation management system to minimize outages and maximize customer satisfaction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/reliability-safety/trimming-cost-tree-trimming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/reliability-safety/trimming-cost-tree-trimming#comments Reliability & Safety Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:50:00 +0000 60961 at http://tdworld.com PECO Continues Work to Enhance Electric System Reliability http://tdworld.com/news/peco-continues-work-enhance-electric-system-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">From August to October, PECO completed more than 175 projects to enhance electric reliability for customers across Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/peco-continues-work-enhance-electric-system-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/peco-continues-work-enhance-electric-system-reliability#comments Energizing News Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:14:00 +0000 60501 at http://tdworld.com PG&E Crews Respond to Major December Storm http://tdworld.com/news/pge-crews-respond-major-december-storm <div class="field-byline"> PG&amp;E Currents </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Since last Wednesday, PG&E crews have worked around the clock to restore power to half a million customers in California impacted by a major storm. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/pge-crews-respond-major-december-storm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/pge-crews-respond-major-december-storm#comments Energizing News Distribution Gallery Grid-Optimization Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:44:00 +0000 60471 at http://tdworld.com