INFORMATION & IDEAS
Balancing FERC compliance, public concern and delivery of safe, reliable power. Read more from Electric Energy T&D.
More herbicide-resistant weeds means applicators must find better ways to keep tough weeds under control at utility sites. This applicator is winning the battle, improving site safety and reducing client concerns.
Fall herbicide applications can help maintain year-round roadside visibility for greater safety, limit spring weeds and extend mowing cycles.
Effective vegetation management with IVM programs along utility rights of way is vitally important as utility companies face immense pressure to avoid outages and deliver safe, reliable energy.
Balancing public and crew safety with roadside weed control is an ongoing challenge for DOT managers. Learn how several roadside managers use current products and techniques to tackle weed issues and meet roadside safety challenges.
Deliver safe, reliable power while keeping maintenance budgets under control with an integrated vegetation management program that includes strategic herbicide applications.
“Growing Pains” by Better Roads magazine: What happens when budget shortfalls cut back vegetation management? ROW weed management takes a new direction when DOT teams face shrinking budgets.
Controlling weeds and brush is critical to maintaining safe roadways and effective utilities delivery, as well as protecting the people who maintain and provide those services. DuPont Crop Protection has valuable information and products for selective weeding, brush control and bareground management.
Protecting native vegetation and geosynthetics provide a one-two punch against roadside erosion and help contain costs. Read more from Public Works.
An increase in weather-based events has impacted utilities’ ability to deliver power to customers. Nelson Money explains strategies for storm hardening power distribution networks.
Sustainable utility vegetation management helps maintain safe, reliable power. Read more from Transmission & Distribution World.
Weed Wise helps industrial and utility land managers control vegetation and improve crew productivity to promote public safety.