TITLE

Hardening' Power Lines

AUTHOR(S)
Griffin, Jeff
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Jul2010, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on some considerations when replacing overhead electric distribution systems with underground infrastructure in the U.S. According to Richard Brown of Quanta Technology utility infrastructure consulting company, power utilities in the country may undergo an underground conversion if the overhead infrastructure needs to be relocated. Brown also suggests that utilities in areas that experience extreme weather conditions may consider the storm-hardening roadmap.
ACCESSION #
52630800

 

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