News http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Vegetation Management Software Released on Cloud Streamlines Traditional Process http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-management-software-released-cloud-streamlines-traditional-process <div class="node-body article-body">GeoSpatial Innovations, Inc. has released a cloud-based vegetation management software for electric utilities, GSI Forester, streamlining data collection for managing plant life along electric lines that traditionally was managed with paper maps, spreadsheets and timesheets.</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/vegetation-management-software-released-cloud-streamlines-traditional-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/vegetation-management-software-released-cloud-streamlines-traditional-process#comments News Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:17:00 +0000 53511 at http://tdworld.com Consumers Energy Focusing on Forestry Projects Across Michigan http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-focusing-forestry-projects-across-michigan <div class="node-body article-body">As part of its commitment to delivering energy safely and reliably, Consumers Energy is increasing its work to keep trees away from electric lines in communities across Michigan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-focusing-forestry-projects-across-michigan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/consumers-energy-focusing-forestry-projects-across-michigan#comments News Vegetation Management Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:03:00 +0000 53491 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Continues Tree Trimming Program to Help Enhance Service Reliability http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/jcpl-continues-tree-trimming-program-help-enhance-service-reliability <div class="node-body article-body"> To help maintain proper clearances around electrical equipment and help prevent tree-related outages, Jersey Central Power & Light forestry contractors trimmed trees in more than 60 communities in July. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/jcpl-continues-tree-trimming-program-help-enhance-service-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/jcpl-continues-tree-trimming-program-help-enhance-service-reliability#comments News Vegetation Management Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:35:00 +0000 53481 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Corp. Location Intelligence Applications Support Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/news/location-intelligence-applications-support-vegetation-management <div class="node-body article-body">Ubisense has launched a suite of location intelligence applications designed to solve specific challenges faced by utilities and communications service providers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/location-intelligence-applications-support-vegetation-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/location-intelligence-applications-support-vegetation-management#comments News Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:51:00 +0000 51471 at http://tdworld.com Toledo Edison's 2014 Tree Trimming Program Underway http://tdworld.com/news/toledo-edisons-2014-tree-trimming-program-underway <div class="node-body article-body">Toledo Edison continues to conduct tree trimming work in communities across its Northwestern Ohio service area to help enhance system reliability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/toledo-edisons-2014-tree-trimming-program-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/toledo-edisons-2014-tree-trimming-program-underway#comments News Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:42:00 +0000 49961 at http://tdworld.com Ohio Edison Completes Pre-Summer Inspections and Maintenance for Reliability http://tdworld.com/news/ohio-edison-completes-pre-summer-inspections-and-maintenance-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electrical demand, FirstEnergy Corp. is completing inspections and conducting equipment maintenance in its Ohio Edison northeast and central Ohio territory that are intended to enhance service reliability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/ohio-edison-completes-pre-summer-inspections-and-maintenance-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/ohio-edison-completes-pre-summer-inspections-and-maintenance-reliability#comments News Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:34:00 +0000 49951 at http://tdworld.com Copyright Ethan Miller / Getty Images Mon Power and Potomac Edison Announce New Tree Trimming Program http://tdworld.com/news/mon-power-and-potomac-edison-announce-new-tree-trimming-program <div class="node-body article-body">FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiaries Mon Power and Potomac Edison have received authorization for a new tree trimming program to help lessen the frequency and duration of power outages associated with storms in their West Virginia service areas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/mon-power-and-potomac-edison-announce-new-tree-trimming-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/mon-power-and-potomac-edison-announce-new-tree-trimming-program#comments News Tue, 13 May 2014 16:41:00 +0000 48581 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Arbor Day Celebration Features Tree Plantings and Dedications at Local Schools http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-arbor-day-celebration-features-tree-plantings-and-dedications-local-schools <div class="node-body article-body">Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) representatives and foresters celebrated Arbor Day with students, teachers and administrators by planting and dedicating ornamental cherry trees at schools in Bayville, Morristown and Wayne.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-arbor-day-celebration-features-tree-plantings-and-dedications-local-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-arbor-day-celebration-features-tree-plantings-and-dedications-local-schools#comments News Tue, 13 May 2014 16:39:00 +0000 48571 at http://tdworld.com Utility Vehicle Can Be Used for Vegetation Management http://tdworld.com/news/utility-vehicle-can-be-used-vegetation-management <div class="node-body article-body">Fecon Inc. has introduced the versatile EX60 Utility Track Vehicle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/utility-vehicle-can-be-used-vegetation-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/utility-vehicle-can-be-used-vegetation-management#comments News Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:22:00 +0000 46281 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L's Transmission Line Tree Trimming Efforts Support Enhanced Service Reliability http://tdworld.com/news/jcpls-transmission-line-tree-trimming-efforts-support-enhanced-service-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance service reliability, Jersey Central Power & Light is trimming trees in transmission line corridors in Essex, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris and Ocean counties. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/jcpls-transmission-line-tree-trimming-efforts-support-enhanced-service-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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