Programs http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7398/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 Keeping Mother Nature from Branching Into Power Lines http://tdworld.com/programs/keeping-mother-nature-branching-power-lines <div class="node-body gallery-body">With El Niño season around the corner, SCE’s vegetation management work takes on added importance.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/keeping-mother-nature-branching-power-lines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/keeping-mother-nature-branching-power-lines#comments Programs Gallery Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:53:00 +0000 81981 at http://tdworld.com Top 5 Imperatives of an IVM Contract http://tdworld.com/programs/top-5-imperatives-ivm-contract <div class="field-byline"> Lee Atkins, Progressive Solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Including these elements will help ensure your vegetation management program hits its mark.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/top-5-imperatives-ivm-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/top-5-imperatives-ivm-contract#comments Programs Wed, 03 Jun 2015 04:46:00 +0000 69071 at http://tdworld.com Community Embraces Grow-Low Message http://tdworld.com/programs/community-embraces-grow-low-message <div class="field-byline"> Janssen Baij and Ben Gura, American Transmission Co. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">American Transmission Co. encourages landowners and communities to grow smart near transmission line rights-of-way.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/community-embraces-grow-low-message" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/community-embraces-grow-low-message#comments Programs Wed, 03 Jun 2015 04:34:00 +0000 69061 at http://tdworld.com <p>ATC&rsquo;s Ben Gura walks a right-of-way with Davey Resource Group&rsquo;s Katie Canfield to evaluate the effects of prior IVM techniques and to plan for the next phase.</p> Shelter From the Storm http://tdworld.com/programs/shelter-storm <div class="node-body article-body">Having a good IVM program in place helps utilities respond to outages quickly and efficiently.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/shelter-storm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/shelter-storm#comments Programs Wed, 03 Jun 2015 04:14:00 +0000 69041 at http://tdworld.com <p>A SMUD lineman inspects vegetation near a distribution line during a routine pruning cycle.</p> Trim Trees, Trim Costs, Trim Outages http://tdworld.com/programs/trim-trees-trim-costs-trim-outages <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Wiseman, Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative adopts a comprehensive vegetation management program that produces drastic outage reductions. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/trim-trees-trim-costs-trim-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/trim-trees-trim-costs-trim-outages#comments Programs Vegetation Management Wed, 09 Oct 2013 20:09:00 +0000 34721 at http://tdworld.com <p> The Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative territory spans more than 6,500 sq miles in the volcanic Jemez Mountains in New Mexico.</p> Utility Arborist Association President's Letter http://tdworld.com/regulations-amp-standards/utility-arborist-association-presidents-letter <div class="field-byline"> Anne Beard, President of the Utility Arborist Association </div> <div class="field-deck"> From the desk of the president: Let’s Be Proactive </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some people say vegetation management on utility rights-of-way is like purchasing an insurance policy. That’s an interesting statement worth exploring in greater detail.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/regulations-amp-standards/utility-arborist-association-presidents-letter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/regulations-amp-standards/utility-arborist-association-presidents-letter#comments Programs Regulations & Standards Silver Tue, 25 Jun 2013 21:22:00 +0000 28081 at http://tdworld.com <p> Utility Arborist Association President&#39;s Letter</p> Proactive Approach Boosts Reliability in Texas http://tdworld.com/programs/proactive-approach-boosts-reliability-texas <div class="field-byline"> By Adam Duncan and Brian Garcia, Entergy Texas Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consistent pole inspections and vegetation management techniques keep power lines in top-performing condition. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/programs/proactive-approach-boosts-reliability-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/programs/proactive-approach-boosts-reliability-texas#comments Features Programs Fri, 14 Jun 2013 15:32:00 +0000 27721 at http://tdworld.com GIS Enhances Hazard Tree Control http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/gis-enhances-hazard-tree-control <div class="field-byline"> Comfort Manyame, Mid-South Synergy Electric Coop </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Mid-South Synergy uses a GIS-based spatial analysis plan to control and schedule vegetation management activities.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South Synergy Electric Cooperative's mostly rural 1,635-sq mile (4,235-sq km) service territory spans six Texas counties: Brazos, Grimes, Madison,</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/gis-enhances-hazard-tree-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/vegetation-management/gis-enhances-hazard-tree-control#comments Programs Vegetation Management dead GIS Mid-South ROW Soil Synergy tdworld.com/vegetationmanagement tdworld.com/vegetationmanagement/programs Texas Tree trees TX140 Type vegetation Fri, 01 Mar 2013 17:00:00 +0000 22752 at http://tdworld.com