- Sep 22, 2021 9:09 pm GMT
Last summer the US Forest Service issued a rule to manage vegetation inside utility corridors. Now, they have issued new transmission line permits to the United States Department of Energy’s Western Area Power Administration (WAPA). Their goal is to reduce the threat of wildfire and minimize power outages along 275 miles of transmission lines in Colorado and Nebraska. Besides the scope of the work, what additional challenges are utilities and linemen facing to maintain transmission lines on Forest Service managed lands and elsewhere?
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