Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Plant Growth Regulators for Bamboo and Palms http://tdworld.com/plant-growth-regulators-bamboo-and-palms <div class="node-body link-body"><p>What plant growth regulators are suitable and cost effective for bamboo and Cabbage palms?</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/palm.jpg?1426011850" /> </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/plant-growth-regulators-bamboo-and-palms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Goose the Moose Tue, 10 Mar 2015 18:21:00 +0000 64581 at http://tdworld.com Investments in Grid, Vegetation Management Give Gulf Power Top Numbers in Reliability http://tdworld.com/news/investments-grid-vegetation-management-give-gulf-power-top-numbers-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">Last year, Gulf Power customers enjoyed fewer outages than in any time in recent history. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/investments-grid-vegetation-management-give-gulf-power-top-numbers-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/investments-grid-vegetation-management-give-gulf-power-top-numbers-reliability#comments News Tue, 10 Mar 2015 17:41:00 +0000 64571 at http://tdworld.com It’s Still Not As Bad As We’ve Been Led to Believe http://tdworld.com/insights/it-s-still-not-bad-we-ve-been-led-believe <div class="node-body article-body">Last month I started on the topic of what state our world is in stimulated by a reading of Bjorn Lomborg’s book The Skeptical Environmentalist. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/it-s-still-not-bad-we-ve-been-led-believe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/it-s-still-not-bad-we-ve-been-led-believe#comments Insights Tue, 10 Mar 2015 17:17:00 +0000 64561 at http://tdworld.com <p>Wouldn&rsquo;t it be better for our children to be optimistic about the world than to be raised with the message that their future is severely limited due to the myopic, selfish conduct of previous generations?</p> Rasica/iStock/Thinkstock Clearing the Way for 135 Years http://tdworld.com/tools-technology/clearing-way-135-years <div class="field-byline"> Emily Saarela </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Davey Tree Expert Co. helps keep the lights on by providing utilities with safe and efficient line clearance services. </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/tools-technology/clearing-way-135-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/tools-technology/clearing-way-135-years#comments Tools & Technology Gallery Vegetation Management Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:00:00 +0000 64291 at http://tdworld.com Responsible IVM Protects Native Communities http://tdworld.com/reliability-safety/responsible-ivm-protects-native-communities <div class="field-byline"> By Celestine Duncan, Weed Management Services </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Plant and animal communities respond well to integrated vegetation management practices on utility rights-of-way.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/reliability-safety/responsible-ivm-protects-native-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/reliability-safety/responsible-ivm-protects-native-communities#comments Reliability & Safety Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:41:00 +0000 63791 at http://tdworld.com Pictometry Image Extension for Smallworld GIS http://tdworld.com/news/pictometry-image-extension-smallworld-gis <div class="node-body article-body">Spatial Business Systems has developed a CONNECT extension for GE’s Smallworld GIS. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/pictometry-image-extension-smallworld-gis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/pictometry-image-extension-smallworld-gis#comments News Smart Grid Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:08:00 +0000 62971 at http://tdworld.com <p>Pictometry imagery</p> 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