News http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en 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 Penelec Completes Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Winter Weather http://tdworld.com/news/penelec-completes-inspections-and-maintenance-prior-winter-weather <div class="node-body article-body">In preparation for winter, Pennsylvania Electric Company is completing inspections and conducting equipment maintenance on weather-sensitive equipment across its service area. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/penelec-completes-inspections-and-maintenance-prior-winter-weather" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/penelec-completes-inspections-and-maintenance-prior-winter-weather#comments News Tue, 09 Dec 2014 22:20:00 +0000 60171 at http://tdworld.com FPL Wins Reliability Awards, Cleared Vegetation from 110,000 Miles of Lines http://tdworld.com/news/fpl-wins-reliability-awards-cleared-vegetation-110000-miles-lines <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light Company has been was recognized by PA Consulting Group, Inc. as the recipient of two 2014 ReliabilityOne Awards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/fpl-wins-reliability-awards-cleared-vegetation-110000-miles-lines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/fpl-wins-reliability-awards-cleared-vegetation-110000-miles-lines#comments News Tue, 09 Dec 2014 22:12:00 +0000 60161 at http://tdworld.com sorsillo/iStock/Thinkstock 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 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> ACRT and Arbor Intelligence Unveil Tool for Co-Ops http://tdworld.com/news/acrt-and-arbor-intelligence-unveil-tool-co-ops <div class="node-body article-body">ACRT has introduced Arborcision, the proactive vegetation management tool specifically designed for cooperatives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/acrt-and-arbor-intelligence-unveil-tool-co-ops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/acrt-and-arbor-intelligence-unveil-tool-co-ops#comments News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:47:00 +0000 55431 at http://tdworld.com ascender416/iStock/Thinkstock Excavator-Mounted Wood Splitter http://tdworld.com/news/excavator-mounted-wood-splitter <div class="node-body article-body">Fecon Inc. has introduced the excavator mounted Log Jaw Wood Splitter to its forestry attachment product line. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/excavator-mounted-wood-splitter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/excavator-mounted-wood-splitter#comments News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:39:00 +0000 55421 at http://tdworld.com LiDAR as a Practical Tool for the Utility Forester http://tdworld.com/news/lidar-practical-tool-utility-forester <div class="field-byline"> An NM Group perspective </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">LiDAR-based workflows can be used within a utility’s transmission vegetation management program (TVMP) to support compliance with NERC FAC-003-3.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/lidar-practical-tool-utility-forester" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/lidar-practical-tool-utility-forester#comments News Gallery Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:25:00 +0000 55201 at http://tdworld.com