Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Variables to Consider for UVM http://tdworld.com/variables-consider-uvm <div class="node-body link-body"><p>What are the variables to consider if one wishes to model vegetation risks for power lines?</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/goosenovcor.jpg?1415739274" /> </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/variables-consider-uvm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Goose the Moose Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:51:00 +0000 58711 at http://tdworld.com A Resolution for Privately Owned Trees http://tdworld.com/insights/resolution-privately-owned-trees <div class="field-byline"> Sig Guggenmoos, Vegetation Management Resource Editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For a properly directed and funded UVM program 2% or less of the tree-caused outages are as a result of grow-ins. </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/insights/resolution-privately-owned-trees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/resolution-privately-owned-trees#comments Insights Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:41:00 +0000 58691 at http://tdworld.com Vegetation Crews to Work in Heavily Populated Conroe, Texas, Area http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-crews-work-heavily-populated-conroe-texas-area <div class="node-body article-body">Vegetation workers will be trimming vegetation away from the 13-mile long power line that serves more than 2,000 customers from the Entergy Texas, Inc. substation at Longmire and Tink Calfee roads.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-crews-work-heavily-populated-conroe-texas-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-crews-work-heavily-populated-conroe-texas-area#comments News Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:17:00 +0000 58681 at http://tdworld.com Entergy Texas Utility Consulting Presents 'Treetilization' at Forestry Conference http://tdworld.com/news/utility-consulting-presents-treetilization-forestry-conference <div class="node-body article-body">Three CN Utility Consulting (CNUC) employees presented at the Partners in Community Forestry Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Nov. 6.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/utility-consulting-presents-treetilization-forestry-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/utility-consulting-presents-treetilization-forestry-conference#comments News Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:07:00 +0000 58671 at http://tdworld.com UAA and T&D World: Having Fun and Making a Difference – Together http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/uaa-and-td-world-having-fun-and-making-difference-together <div class="node-body article-body"><p>It was ten years ago that Bob Bell with PG&amp;E called to see if we would like to work together on a joint vegetation management initiative. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/uaa-and-td-world-having-fun-and-making-difference-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/uaa-and-td-world-having-fun-and-making-difference-together#comments Vegetation Management Thu, 06 Nov 2014 19:47:00 +0000 58621 at http://tdworld.com Line Clearance in China http://tdworld.com/line-clearance-china <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Is line clearance done more efficiently in China?</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="goose the moose" src="http://tdworld.com/site-files/tdworld.com/files/mooselinechina.JPG?1413300746" /> </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/line-clearance-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Goose the Moose Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:30:00 +0000 57431 at http://tdworld.com J. M. Sparkman: Forester http://tdworld.com/news/j-m-sparkman-forester <div class="node-body article-body">ECI’s Manager of Consulting Services J. M. Sparkman will be presenting at the upcoming CEATI Vegetation Management Workshop </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/j-m-sparkman-forester" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/j-m-sparkman-forester#comments eTrain News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:03:00 +0000 57411 at http://tdworld.com PG&E, CAL FIRE and California Fire Safe Council Join Forces to Reduce Wildfire Risk http://tdworld.com/news/pge-cal-fire-and-california-fire-safe-council-join-forces-reduce-wildfire-risk <div class="node-body article-body">As thousands of firefighters battle extreme fire conditions fueled by near-record drought across California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) responded last month announcing $5.5 million to local Fire Safe Councils.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/pge-cal-fire-and-california-fire-safe-council-join-forces-reduce-wildfire-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/pge-cal-fire-and-california-fire-safe-council-join-forces-reduce-wildfire-risk#comments News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 01:48:00 +0000 57401 at http://tdworld.com <p>Fueled by high winds, a fast-moving wildfire swept through the town of Weed, California, burning 100 structures that included the high school and a lumber mill. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)</p> Who is Responsible? http://tdworld.com/insights/who-responsible <div class="node-body article-body">Is it possible for us to substantially improve overhead electric system performance during major storm events without resolving the issue of private tree owner responsibility? </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/insights/who-responsible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/who-responsible#comments Insights Tue, 14 Oct 2014 01:20:00 +0000 57391 at http://tdworld.com Wendy Townrow/iStock/Thinkstock Herbicide Tank-Mixing Sequence Best Practices http://tdworld.com/sponsored/herbicide-tank-mixing-sequence-best-practices <div class="node-body article-body">Always follow the specified mixing order on product labels. Allow time for complete mixing and dispersion after addition of each product</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/herbicide-tank-mixing-sequence-best-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/herbicide-tank-mixing-sequence-best-practices#comments Sponsored Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 57231 at http://tdworld.com