Tag: residential electricity

Burying electricity power lines ‘cheaper than National Grid claims’

The argument in favor of installing more power lines underground in the UK is heating up. Burying electricity power lines ‘cheaper than National Grid claims’

If Power Lines Fall, Why Don’t They Go Underground?

Some interesting perspectives on the pros and cons of putting power lines underground. If Power Lines Fall, Why Don’t They Go Underground?  

Estherville – Conversion of overhead wires to underground system continues – EsthervilleDailyNews.com | News, Sports, Jobs, North Central Iowa, Emmet County — Estherville Daily News

Underground system upgrades in Iowa. Estherville – Conversion of overhead wires to underground system continues – EsthervilleDailyNews.com | News, Sports, Jobs, North Central Iowa, Emmet County — Estherville Daily News. From the article:  “We have had a few weather-related calls,” said Eveleth. “All of these will continue to decrease as more of our system is

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Underground electric lines coming to Independence, MO

New underground power project in Missouri. Underground electric lines coming to Independence.

Storm panel report renews debate on higher costs for electric service

Some of the pros of putting power lines underground are highlighted in this article. Published on The Connecticut Mirror (http://www.ctmirror.org) Keith M. Phaneuf January 9, 2012 Selective burying of electric wires to protect critical public services, dramatically enhanced tree-trimming and new utility performance standards with penalties topped a list of recommendations issued Monday by the panel studying

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Council plan: All would pay for burying of power lines

By Dan Linehan The Free Press MANKATO — If a new proposal to pay for the burying of power lines on Madison Avenue comes to pass, every Xcel Energy customer in Mankato will help foot the bill. The burying of these lines has long been a desire of the city, though businesses along the road

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