Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en PECO Investing $1.1 Million in Tree Trimming http://tdworld.com/programs/peco-investing-11-million-tree-trimming <div class="node-body article-body">PECO customers in Philadelphia will benefit from a $1.1 million investment to trim trees and remove vegetation along 335 miles of aerial electric lines. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/peco-investing-11-million-tree-trimming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/peco-investing-11-million-tree-trimming#comments Programs Thu, 10 Nov 2016 21:19:00 +0000 97781 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Continues Tree Trimming Program in Toledo Edison Service Area http://tdworld.com/programs/firstenergy-continues-tree-trimming-program-toledo-edison-service-area <div class="node-body article-body">To help enhance service reliability for customers, FirstEnergy Corp. continues to conduct tree trimming work in communities across Toledo Edison's northwestern Ohio service area </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/firstenergy-continues-tree-trimming-program-toledo-edison-service-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/firstenergy-continues-tree-trimming-program-toledo-edison-service-area#comments Programs Tue, 08 Nov 2016 23:43:00 +0000 97651 at http://tdworld.com Beyond Patrols: Asset Inspection, Vegetation Management Service http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/beyond-patrols-asset-inspection-vegetation-management-service <div class="node-body gallery-body">A new service combines asset inspection and LiDAR with existing patrols.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/beyond-patrols-asset-inspection-vegetation-management-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/beyond-patrols-asset-inspection-vegetation-management-service#comments Overhead Transmission Vegetation Management Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:41:00 +0000 97111 at http://tdworld.com Operations Beyond Visual Line of Sight http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/operations-beyond-visual-line-sight <div class="field-byline"> Jason Grossman, Empire District Electric Co., and Nick Ferguson, NM Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Empire District Electric successfully tests LiDAR-enabled unmanned aerial system for vegetation management on a 345-kV line.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/operations-beyond-visual-line-sight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/operations-beyond-visual-line-sight#comments Vegetation Management Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:28:00 +0000 96691 at http://tdworld.com <p>This Pulse Aerospace Vapor 55 unmanned aerial vehicle with a Riegl VUX-1 LiDAR sensor (inset) is used for Empire District Electric vegetation management operations.</p> Georgia Power on Track to Restore More Than 90% by Tonight http://tdworld.com/news/georgia-power-track-restore-more-90-tonight <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia Power is on track to have service restored to more than 90 percent of customers impacted by Hurricane Matthew</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/georgia-power-track-restore-more-90-tonight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/georgia-power-track-restore-more-90-tonight#comments Vegetation Management Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:49:00 +0000 96161 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Continues Tree Trimming Program in Penelec Service Area http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-continues-tree-trimming-program-penelec-service-area <div class="node-body article-body">To help enhance service reliability for customers, FirstEnergy Corp. continues to conduct tree trimming work in communities across the Pennsylvania Electric Co. service area</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-continues-tree-trimming-program-penelec-service-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-continues-tree-trimming-program-penelec-service-area#comments Vegetation Management Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:33:00 +0000 96151 at http://tdworld.com Economics of Herbicide Use: Part 2 http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/economics-herbicide-use-part-2 <div class="node-body article-body">Did you attempt to complete last month’s assignment? Were you successful? </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/economics-herbicide-use-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/economics-herbicide-use-part-2#comments Vegetation Management Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:23:00 +0000 96141 at http://tdworld.com Trees, Vines Cause Outages in South Carolina http://tdworld.com/news/trees-vines-cause-outages-south-carolina <div class="node-body article-body">Appalachian Power officials are calling the recent number of outages in the Fort Hill, South Carolina, area “unacceptable.”</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/trees-vines-cause-outages-south-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/trees-vines-cause-outages-south-carolina#comments Vegetation Management Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:35:00 +0000 94681 at http://tdworld.com Economics of Herbicide Use http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/economics-herbicide-use <div class="node-body article-body">The public may ask and your senior management definitely will, what are the economic benefits of herbicide use?</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/economics-herbicide-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/economics-herbicide-use#comments Vegetation Management Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:48:00 +0000 94651 at http://tdworld.com Consumers Energy Works with Michigan Communities to Remove Trees from Power Lines http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-works-michigan-communities-remove-trees-power-lines <div class="node-body article-body">Working with homeowners and businesses in communities across Michigan, Consumers Energy is focusing on delivering energy reliably by clearing trees away from power lines.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-works-michigan-communities-remove-trees-power-lines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-works-michigan-communities-remove-trees-power-lines#comments Vegetation Management Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:26:00 +0000 93031 at http://tdworld.com