News http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Ergon Energy and SaskPower Awarded EEI’s 2015 International Edison Award http://tdworld.com/news/ergon-energy-and-saskpower-awarded-eei-s-2015-international-edison-award <div class="node-body article-body">Ergon Energy Corporation, Ltd. of Australia and Saskatchewan Power Corporation of Canada have both received the Edison Electric Institute’s 2015 International Edison Award, the electric power industry’s most prestigious honor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/ergon-energy-and-saskpower-awarded-eei-s-2015-international-edison-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/ergon-energy-and-saskpower-awarded-eei-s-2015-international-edison-award#comments News Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:27:00 +0000 70391 at http://tdworld.com PPL Electric Partners with GeoDigital to Better Manage Vegetation http://tdworld.com/news/ppl-electric-partners-geodigital-better-manage-vegetation <div class="node-body article-body">GeoDigital has announced its transmission industry vegetation solution has been selected by PPL Electric Utilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/ppl-electric-partners-geodigital-better-manage-vegetation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/ppl-electric-partners-geodigital-better-manage-vegetation#comments News Fri, 05 Jun 2015 20:14:00 +0000 69301 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Receives Tree Care Award from National Arbor Day Foundation http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-receives-tree-care-award-national-arbor-day-foundation <div class="node-body article-body">FirstEnergy Corp. and its 10 utility companies have been recognized as a Tree Line USA utility for the 17th straight year by the National Arbor Day Foundation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-receives-tree-care-award-national-arbor-day-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/firstenergy-receives-tree-care-award-national-arbor-day-foundation#comments News Fri, 05 Jun 2015 19:56:00 +0000 69291 at http://tdworld.com <p>West Penn Power forester Chip Brown examines deteriorating bark on an ash tree damaged by the emerald ash borer. Stricken trees die in a matter of months and rot rapidly, posing a hazard to nearby power lines.</p> PECO Invests $670,000 in Tree Trimming http://tdworld.com/news/peco-invests-670000-tree-trimming <div class="node-body article-body">PECO is investing $670,000 in vegetation management along 263 miles of aerial electric lines to improve electric service for more than 96,000 customers in southeastern Montgomery and northeastern Philadelphia counties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/peco-invests-670000-tree-trimming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/peco-invests-670000-tree-trimming#comments News Fri, 05 Jun 2015 18:30:00 +0000 69281 at http://tdworld.com Bayer CropScience Commits to Over $100,000 to Improve Pollinator and Wildlife Habitats http://tdworld.com/news/bayer-cropscience-commits-over-100000-improve-pollinator-and-wildlife-habitats <div class="node-body article-body">Bayer CropScience LP is investing over $100,000 in a project with Integrated Vegetation Management Partners, Inc., designed to improve and expand pollinator and wildlife habitats </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/bayer-cropscience-commits-over-100000-improve-pollinator-and-wildlife-habitats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/bayer-cropscience-commits-over-100000-improve-pollinator-and-wildlife-habitats#comments News Tue, 12 May 2015 17:20:00 +0000 67881 at http://tdworld.com DykyoStudio/iStock/Thinkstock Ohio Edison's 2015 Tree Trimming Program Underway http://tdworld.com/news/ohio-edisons-2015-tree-trimming-program-underway <div class="node-body article-body">Ohio Edison continues to conduct tree trimming and other vegetation management work in communities across its 36-county service area in Ohio as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance service reliability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/ohio-edisons-2015-tree-trimming-program-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/ohio-edisons-2015-tree-trimming-program-underway#comments News Tue, 12 May 2015 17:09:00 +0000 67871 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc ">Tree trimmers from Asplundh Tree Experts tackle a FirstEnergy power line right-of-way, cutting branches to help maintain proper clearances around electrical equipment and help protect against tree-related outages. </span></p> JCP&L Plans to Trim Trees Along 3,300 Miles of Power Lines http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-plans-trim-trees-along-3300-miles-power-lines <div class="node-body article-body">Jersey Central Power & Light planned to trim trees in 60 municipalities during March to help maintain proper clearances around electrical equipment and help prevent tree-related damage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-plans-trim-trees-along-3300-miles-power-lines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-plans-trim-trees-along-3300-miles-power-lines#comments News Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:40:00 +0000 66461 at http://tdworld.com PSEG Long Island Wins Tree Line USA Award http://tdworld.com/news/pseg-long-island-wins-tree-line-usa-award <div class="node-body article-body"><p>PSEG Long Island has received the Tree Line <span class="xn-location">USA</span> Award for 2014 by the National <span class="xn-chron">Arbor Day</span> Foundation. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/pseg-long-island-wins-tree-line-usa-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/pseg-long-island-wins-tree-line-usa-award#comments News Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:33:00 +0000 66451 at http://tdworld.com Tree Replacement Helps Secure Power Supply http://tdworld.com/news/tree-replacement-helps-secure-power-supply <div class="node-body article-body">Ausgrid and Waverley Council will replace three trees along Busby Road Bronte this month, to help improve the streetscape, protect the safety of the electricity network and secure the power supply.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/tree-replacement-helps-secure-power-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/tree-replacement-helps-secure-power-supply#comments News Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:26:00 +0000 66441 at http://tdworld.com "C viminalis3" by Pëter 1968 User:Peter Greenwell 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