Guarding Against Bird Outages

Vosloo, Hein
April 2001
Transmission & Distribution World;Apr2001, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p70
Trade Publication
Provides information on the efforts of the company Eskom to eliminate the electric line faults caused by bird streamers in South Africa. Details on the partnership formed by the company with the Endangered Wildfire Trust; Capital and maintenance expenditures for the efforts; Selection of electric lines for bird guard; Factors considered on the installation of bird guards. INSET: Sustainability Index.


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