Insights http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7396/more en 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 Devolution http://tdworld.com/insights/devolution <div class="node-body article-body">Utilities are unquestioningly accepting responsibility for the impacts of privately owned trees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/devolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/devolution#comments Insights Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:06:00 +0000 55411 at http://tdworld.com bildfokus/iStock/Thinkstock 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 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 You Can’t Win On Defense Alone http://tdworld.com/insights/you-can-t-win-defense-alone <div class="node-body article-body">Companies that operate in a truly competitive environment vary substantially in strategy and culture from electric utilities.</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/you-can-t-win-defense-alone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/you-can-t-win-defense-alone#comments Insights Tue, 10 Jun 2014 19:09:00 +0000 49971 at http://tdworld.com Stumping for Trees http://tdworld.com/insights/stumping-trees <div class="node-body article-body">You generally find them at truck stops. Flags that is – big flags. Do you know they’re 40 feet wide?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/stumping-trees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/stumping-trees#comments Insights Tue, 13 May 2014 16:53:00 +0000 48591 at http://tdworld.com <p>2013 Tour des Trees</p> R. Jeanette Martin Quaking Resolve http://tdworld.com/insights/quaking-resolve <div class="node-body article-body">Both United Illuminating (UI) and Connecticut Light and Power (CL&P) are getting push-back on their enhanced tree trimming program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/quaking-resolve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/quaking-resolve#comments Insights Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:28:00 +0000 46291 at http://tdworld.com <p>Maine ice storm, December 2013</p> Facebook: CL&P The Beauty of Trees http://tdworld.com/insights/beauty-trees <div class="node-body article-body">Trees are such a treat for the senses.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/beauty-trees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/beauty-trees#comments Insights Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:32:00 +0000 44121 at http://tdworld.com <p>Agawa Canyon Wilderness Park</p> Dustin M. Ramsey The Evolution of Utility Arboriculture http://tdworld.com/insights/evolution-utility-arboriculture <div class="node-body article-body">It was some time back in the 1980s that the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) set about bringing professionalism to arboriculture via a certification program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/insights/evolution-utility-arboriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/insights/evolution-utility-arboriculture#comments Insights Vegetation Management Tue, 11 Feb 2014 19:01:00 +0000 42131 at http://tdworld.com Ildar Sagdejev Media Storms http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/media-storms <div class="node-body article-body">There’s a pattern I’ve noticed. If you work for an electric utility, I’m sure you’ve made the same observation. A major storm is the first wave. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/media-storms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/media-storms#comments Insights Vegetation Management Tue, 14 Jan 2014 17:35:00 +0000 40601 at http://tdworld.com Jonut