Latest Utility pole Stories

2010-05-12 08:15:00

The metal poles that carry power lines across the country are built to take whatever blows at them.

2010-04-28 14:29:00

DETROIT, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As another Michigan planting season gets under way, DTE Energy reminds customers to watch for power lines overhead and utility lines underground when working near the house or out in the field.

2009-11-17 08:10:00

CALGARY, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Resin Systems Inc.

2009-09-10 14:28:00

DETROIT, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- During the fall harvest season, DTE Energy reminds farmers to be aware of overhead power lines and underground utilities, whether working near the house or out in the field.

2009-05-13 18:38:00

1,000 Linemen Working into the Night to Turn Lights on MARION, Ill., May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Ameren Illinois Utilities (AIU) have used materials such as utility poles and wire valued at more than $2.25 million in the work to get the power flowing to customers following the inland hurricane that caused widespread damage in Southern Illinois. At 5:30 p.m.

2009-05-09 18:21:00

Service Back for about 12,600 Customers MARION, Ill., May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ameren Illinois Utilities have made progress by restoring power to about 12,600 customers in the wake of what has been described as an "inland hurricane" that devastated portions of Southern Illinois on Friday. A force of more than 1,300 field and support personnel have been able to reduce the number of customer outages to about 56,200 at 5:00 p.m.

2009-04-15 08:10:00

Only Composite Utility Pole Data Released by PLS CALGARY, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Resin Systems Inc.

2009-04-09 09:58:00

Call JULIE, Then Dig It PEORIA, Ill., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Planting trees and shrubs to celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day is a great idea, but before you plant, the Ameren Illinois Utilities (AmerenCIPS, AmerenCILCO, AmerenIP) remind you that April is Safe Digging Month. Homeowners, landscapers, builders, excavators and others not only dig holes to plant saplings, but dig into the ground for fence posts, foundations, sprinkler systems and new decks.

2008-12-22 08:30:00

Reforming Thirty-Year Old "Patchwork of Regulation" for Broadband Era Will Incent Efficient Infrastructure Investment WASHINGTON, Dec.

2008-10-09 06:00:35

Peco has announced that its electric line and tree crews will work along five miles of Route 23 over the next several months, to install a new line of utility poles and other equipment for an electric reliability improvement project for Lower Merion in Pennsylvania.

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