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Celebrating the Line Trade

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Top of the Line

Alabama Power and Service Electric Co. partner to pull ropes across large valleys near Springville, Alabama.

Save Time By Pulling Lead Lines With Drones

Alabama Power and American Electric Power install ropes on power lines with a new drone tensioner.


In the News

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U.S. Utility Scorecard Reveals Increase in Energy Savings

Utilities boosted their annual energy savings by 20% since 2015, saving almost 20 TWh of electricity in 2018 from programs administered that year.

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Safety and Training

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Reader Survey: Training Linemen for Leadership Roles

Voice your opinion about the need for training linemen when they move from the field into a management position.

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Leadership for Lineworkers, Part 6: Accident Investigations

Front-line supervisors will have to handle everything from injuries to fatalities. Here's what to do if one of your linemen has an accident on the job.


Tools and Techniques

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Software Enhances Operational Performance of Transformers

ABB Power Grids recently launched its Asset Performance Management Edge solution for power transformers.

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TransGard Introduces the Emergency Exit Panel

The panels keep animals out of a substation and add points of egress.


Life on the Line

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Spotlight on the Line Trade: Donald Putnam of Ameren Illinois

Donald Putnam, a journeyman lineman for Ameren Illinois, enjoys restoring power to customers following severe storms.


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