Hardening' Power Lines

Griffin, Jeff
July 2010
Underground Construction;Jul2010, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p18
Trade Publication
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.


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