TITLE

Guarding Against Bird Outages

AUTHOR(S)
Vosloo, Hein
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Transmission & Distribution World;Apr2001, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
4392622

 

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