Archive for the 'bury power lines' Category

Calls for Undergrounding Power Lines Continue

• February 20, 2015 • Comments Off on Calls for Undergrounding Power Lines Continue

Update on Power Line Battles in the United States

• January 28, 2015 • Comments Off on Update on Power Line Battles in the United States

“Save the Ozarks” Wins Power Line Battle Against SWEPCO

• January 7, 2015 • Comments Off on “Save the Ozarks” Wins Power Line Battle Against SWEPCO

Buried Transmission Lines Would Benefit Economy and Environment

• January 2, 2015 • Comments Off on Buried Transmission Lines Would Benefit Economy and Environment

High Voltage Pylons Would Bring End to Horse Breeding and Training

• December 20, 2014 • Comments Off on High Voltage Pylons Would Bring End to Horse Breeding and Training

More Widespread Power Outages in Alberta Due to Overhead Lines

• December 16, 2014 • Comments Off on More Widespread Power Outages in Alberta Due to Overhead Lines

Overhead Power Lines and Health

• December 15, 2014 • Comments Off on Overhead Power Lines and Health

Massive Power Outages in Canada and UK Due to Overhead Power Lines

• December 11, 2014 • Comments Off on Massive Power Outages in Canada and UK Due to Overhead Power Lines

Another High Voltage Line in U.S. to be Buried

• December 10, 2014 • Comments Off on Another High Voltage Line in U.S. to be Buried

Overhead Power Lines Kill More Aircraft Occupants

• November 27, 2014 • Comments Off on Overhead Power Lines Kill More Aircraft Occupants

Pylons to be Taken Down and Power Lines Buried in England and Wales

• November 26, 2014 • Comments Off on Pylons to be Taken Down and Power Lines Buried in England and Wales

Why Isn’t AltaLink Fined for Killing Birds?

• November 24, 2014 • Comments Off on Why Isn’t AltaLink Fined for Killing Birds?

New AltaLink Power Line to Cross Internationally Recognized Landscape

• November 23, 2014 • Comments Off on New AltaLink Power Line to Cross Internationally Recognized Landscape

Strathcona County Opposes AltaLink Cooking Lake Transmission Line

• November 22, 2014 • Comments Off on Strathcona County Opposes AltaLink Cooking Lake Transmission Line

Councillor Riddell Says AltaLink Power Lines Threaten Environment

• September 20, 2014 • Comments Off on Councillor Riddell Says AltaLink Power Lines Threaten Environment

Underwater and Underground Transmission Line Nears Approval

• September 13, 2014 • Comments Off on Underwater and Underground Transmission Line Nears Approval

30,000 Calgarians in Dark Due to Downed Overhead Power Lines

• September 11, 2014 • Comments Off on 30,000 Calgarians in Dark Due to Downed Overhead Power Lines

Aircraft Accidents Due to Overhead Power Lines – Updated

• September 10, 2014 • Comments Off on Aircraft Accidents Due to Overhead Power Lines – Updated

Coalition Fights Overhead Power Lines in New York

• June 10, 2014 • Comments Off on Coalition Fights Overhead Power Lines in New York

More Studies Show Increased Health Risks of Overhead Transmission Lines

• June 9, 2014 • Comments Off on More Studies Show Increased Health Risks of Overhead Transmission Lines

Power, Money and Politics

• May 19, 2014 • Comments Off on Power, Money and Politics

Will AltaLink and the AUC Close Down Another Strathcona County School?

• May 16, 2014 • Comments Off on Will AltaLink and the AUC Close Down Another Strathcona County School?

Three Killed When Hot Air Balloon Strikes Power Line

• May 13, 2014 • Comments Off on Three Killed When Hot Air Balloon Strikes Power Line

Opposition Grows to AltaLink’s Proposed Cooking Lake Overhead Transmission Line

• May 3, 2014 • Comments Off on Opposition Grows to AltaLink’s Proposed Cooking Lake Overhead Transmission Line

AltaLink Misinforms Public about Power Line Health Effects

• March 31, 2014 • Comments Off on AltaLink Misinforms Public about Power Line Health Effects

Innisfail Says AltaLink’s Proposed Transmission Lines “Not Attractive”

• March 19, 2014 • Comments Off on Innisfail Says AltaLink’s Proposed Transmission Lines “Not Attractive”

Animals Frightened by Overhead Power Lines – New Research

• March 17, 2014 • Comments Off on Animals Frightened by Overhead Power Lines – New Research

Transmission Companies Must Mitigate Power Line Impacts

• March 14, 2014 • Comments Off on Transmission Companies Must Mitigate Power Line Impacts

Building Power Lines in 21st Century with 20th Century Technology

• March 7, 2014 • Comments Off on Building Power Lines in 21st Century with 20th Century Technology

AltaLink Power Line Kills More Birds – Update

• March 1, 2014 • Comments Off on AltaLink Power Line Kills More Birds – Update

Overhead Power Lines Linked “Beyond Reasonable Doubt” to Childhood and Adult Leukemia

• February 24, 2014 • Comments Off on Overhead Power Lines Linked “Beyond Reasonable Doubt” to Childhood and Adult Leukemia

Negative Impacts of Overhead Power Lines Highlighted in Vue Weekly

• February 22, 2014 • Comments Off on Negative Impacts of Overhead Power Lines Highlighted in Vue Weekly

AltaLink Continues to Mislead Public About Bird Deaths

• February 2, 2014 • Comments Off on AltaLink Continues to Mislead Public About Bird Deaths

Pressure Builds in U.S. to Bury High Voltage Power Lines

• January 17, 2014 • Comments Off on Pressure Builds in U.S. to Bury High Voltage Power Lines

Concern in Ireland about Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

• January 14, 2014 • Comments Off on Concern in Ireland about Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

AltaLink CEO Misleads Public Regarding Bird Deaths

• January 10, 2014 • Comments Off on AltaLink CEO Misleads Public Regarding Bird Deaths

AltaLink Power Line Like an “Avian Slaughterhouse”

• January 9, 2014 • Comments Off on AltaLink Power Line Like an “Avian Slaughterhouse”

AltaLink Transmission Line Kills Birds

• January 8, 2014 • Comments Off on AltaLink Transmission Line Kills Birds

Power Outages Spur Examination of Burying Lines

• January 3, 2014 • Comments Off on Power Outages Spur Examination of Burying Lines

Heartland Power Line Up and Running

• December 29, 2013 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Up and Running

Power Outages Cost Millions

• December 26, 2013 • Comments Off on Power Outages Cost Millions

Ice Storm Knocks Out Power to Hundreds of Thousands of Canadians

• December 23, 2013 • Comments Off on Ice Storm Knocks Out Power to Hundreds of Thousands of Canadians

AltaLink Building More New Power Lines in Ponoka, Innisfail and Didsbury Areas

• December 23, 2013 • Comments Off on AltaLink Building More New Power Lines in Ponoka, Innisfail and Didsbury Areas

AltaLink Proposes Another Power Line Through Conservation Area in Colchester

• December 22, 2013 • Comments Off on AltaLink Proposes Another Power Line Through Conservation Area in Colchester

Power Line EMFs Attack Body’s Immune System

• December 19, 2013 • Comments Off on Power Line EMFs Attack Body’s Immune System

Overhead Power Lines Cause More Aircraft Crashes and Deaths

• December 19, 2013 • Comments Off on Overhead Power Lines Cause More Aircraft Crashes and Deaths

Electricity Transmission in Alberta Ignores the Public Interest

• October 17, 2013 • Comments Off on Electricity Transmission in Alberta Ignores the Public Interest

More Aircraft and Hot Air Balloons Crash into Power Lines

• September 23, 2013 • Comments Off on More Aircraft and Hot Air Balloons Crash into Power Lines

AUC Power Line Hearings Intimidating and Unfair to Residents

• September 20, 2013 • Comments Off on AUC Power Line Hearings Intimidating and Unfair to Residents

AltaLink Continues to Ignore Facts about Power Line Impacts

• September 11, 2013 • Comments Off on AltaLink Continues to Ignore Facts about Power Line Impacts

Chino Hills Gets Power Line Buried

• July 22, 2013 • Comments Off on Chino Hills Gets Power Line Buried

Heartland Power Line Construction Continued During Nesting Season

• July 1, 2013 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Construction Continued During Nesting Season

School Falls Victim to Heartland High Voltage Power Line

• June 7, 2013 • Comments Off on School Falls Victim to Heartland High Voltage Power Line

Chronic Noise from AltaLink’s 500kV Power Line

• March 21, 2013 • Comments Off on Chronic Noise from AltaLink’s 500kV Power Line

Calls to Bury Power Lines Following February 2013 Nor’easter Storm

• February 14, 2013 • Comments Off on Calls to Bury Power Lines Following February 2013 Nor’easter Storm

What Happened to Edmonton’s Innovative Approach to Burying Power Lines?

• February 12, 2013 • Comments Off on What Happened to Edmonton’s Innovative Approach to Burying Power Lines?

New Report Confirms Health Risks of Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

• January 23, 2013 • Comments Off on New Report Confirms Health Risks of Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

Happy New Year

• January 1, 2013 • Comments Off on Happy New Year

Customers Willing to Pay to Get Transmission Lines Buried

• December 26, 2012 • Comments Off on Customers Willing to Pay to Get Transmission Lines Buried

Heartland Power Line is a Big Mistake

• December 23, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line is a Big Mistake

Underground Transmission Conference

• December 22, 2012 • Comments Off on Underground Transmission Conference

Burying High Voltage Power Lines

• December 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Burying High Voltage Power Lines

One More Court Challenge Before Heartland Line is Completed

• December 19, 2012 • Comments Off on One More Court Challenge Before Heartland Line is Completed

Public Interest Overridden in Power Line Construction – Court of Appeal

• December 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Public Interest Overridden in Power Line Construction – Court of Appeal

No Need for School to Close if Heartland Line was Buried

• December 10, 2012 • Comments Off on No Need for School to Close if Heartland Line was Buried

Everyone is Questioning Overhead High Voltage Lines

• December 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Everyone is Questioning Overhead High Voltage Lines

Heartland Power Line to Close Colchester School

• December 4, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line to Close Colchester School

Opposition Grows to Northern Pass Power Line

• November 24, 2012 • Comments Off on Opposition Grows to Northern Pass Power Line

Illinois Residents Upset with Proposed 345kV Power Line

• November 23, 2012 • Comments Off on Illinois Residents Upset with Proposed 345kV Power Line

Power Lines and Airplane, Helicopter and Hot Air Balloon Accidents

• November 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Power Lines and Airplane, Helicopter and Hot Air Balloon Accidents

Terrorists Could Attack Power Grids

• November 15, 2012 • Comments Off on Terrorists Could Attack Power Grids

No Health Dangers with Underground Lines

• November 15, 2012 • Comments Off on No Health Dangers with Underground Lines

Calls to Bury Power Lines Increase

• November 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Calls to Bury Power Lines Increase

Properties Devalued by Overhead Power Lines

• November 5, 2012 • Comments Off on Properties Devalued by Overhead Power Lines

Overhead High Voltage Lines Lower Property Values

• November 2, 2012 • Comments Off on Overhead High Voltage Lines Lower Property Values

Superstorm Sandy Knocks out Power Lines

• October 31, 2012 • Comments Off on Superstorm Sandy Knocks out Power Lines

Six Million Without Power So Far

• October 30, 2012 • Comments Off on Six Million Without Power So Far

Solar Storm Threat to Overhead Power Lines

• October 23, 2012 • Comments Off on Solar Storm Threat to Overhead Power Lines

Overhead Power Lines Result in Power Outages

• September 2, 2012 • Comments Off on Overhead Power Lines Result in Power Outages

New Schools Open While Colchester School Will Close

• August 28, 2012 • Comments Off on New Schools Open While Colchester School Will Close

High Costs of Maintaining Overhead Power Lines

• August 26, 2012 • Comments Off on High Costs of Maintaining Overhead Power Lines

Upset about the Heartland Power Line?

• August 19, 2012 • Comments Off on Upset about the Heartland Power Line?

Sabotage of Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

• August 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Sabotage of Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

Nobody Wants Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

• August 3, 2012 • Comments Off on Nobody Wants Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

If You Don’t Like EPCOR’s High Power Prices…Switch

• August 2, 2012 • Comments Off on If You Don’t Like EPCOR’s High Power Prices…Switch

Tornadoes and Power Lines

• July 31, 2012 • Comments Off on Tornadoes and Power Lines

Opposition to AltaLink’s Western Alberta Transmission Line Continues

• July 16, 2012 • Comments Off on Opposition to AltaLink’s Western Alberta Transmission Line Continues

Huge Environmental Impacts of Proposed 500kV Power Lines

• July 16, 2012 • Comments Off on Huge Environmental Impacts of Proposed 500kV Power Lines

More Proof of Power Line Impacts on Health

• July 12, 2012 • Comments Off on More Proof of Power Line Impacts on Health

Gold-Plating the Power Grid

• July 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Gold-Plating the Power Grid

Transmission Company Ordered to Consider Burying Power Lines

• July 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Transmission Company Ordered to Consider Burying Power Lines

Bury Power Lines to Avert Power Outages

• July 3, 2012 • Comments Off on Bury Power Lines to Avert Power Outages

Heartland Transmission Project Update

• June 26, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Transmission Project Update

Residents Worried about Power Lines and Tornadoes

• June 24, 2012 • Comments Off on Residents Worried about Power Lines and Tornadoes

AUC Power Line Hearing May Be Postponed

• June 12, 2012 • Comments Off on AUC Power Line Hearing May Be Postponed

Hot Air Balloons Crash Into Power Lines

• June 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Hot Air Balloons Crash Into Power Lines

EPCOR Should Practise What It Preaches

• June 6, 2012 • Comments Off on EPCOR Should Practise What It Preaches

Antelope Valley Clearview Transmission Project – Underground

• June 6, 2012 • Comments Off on Antelope Valley Clearview Transmission Project – Underground

Fishhawk Ranch Opposition to Power Line Grows

• June 6, 2012 • Comments Off on Fishhawk Ranch Opposition to Power Line Grows

AUC Heartland Decision Not in Best Public Interest

• May 15, 2012 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Decision Not in Best Public Interest

Chino Hills Power Line Battle – YouTube

• May 3, 2012 • Comments Off on Chino Hills Power Line Battle – YouTube

Montville, New Jersey Petition to Bury Power Line

• April 30, 2012 • Comments Off on Montville, New Jersey Petition to Bury Power Line

Towers Kill Millions of Birds

• April 29, 2012 • Comments Off on Towers Kill Millions of Birds

Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

• April 22, 2012 • Comments Off on Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

Strathcona-Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

• April 22, 2012 • Comments Off on Strathcona-Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Power Line

• April 21, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Power Line

Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Heartland Line

• April 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Heartland Line

Hundreds Attend Chino Hills Power Line Hearing

• April 15, 2012 • Comments Off on Hundreds Attend Chino Hills Power Line Hearing

Alberta Leaders’ Debate – Electricity

• April 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Alberta Leaders’ Debate – Electricity

Dave Quest on Defensive Re Power Lines

• April 12, 2012 • Comments Off on Dave Quest on Defensive Re Power Lines

Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Power Line

• April 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Power Line

Wildrose Strong in Sherwood Park

• April 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Wildrose Strong in Sherwood Park

Ted Morton in Trouble Over Power Lines

• April 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Ted Morton in Trouble Over Power Lines

Overhead Power Lines Taken Out by Snow

• April 6, 2012 • Comments Off on Overhead Power Lines Taken Out by Snow

PCs Promise More Schools While They Close Another One Down

• April 5, 2012 • Comments Off on PCs Promise More Schools While They Close Another One Down

Wildrose vs. PCs on Electricity

• April 4, 2012 • Comments Off on Wildrose vs. PCs on Electricity

Garnett Genuis Fighting Unnecessary Heartland Line

• April 2, 2012 • Comments Off on Garnett Genuis Fighting Unnecessary Heartland Line

Bill 50 Power Lines in Alberta May Be Stopped

• March 30, 2012 • Comments Off on Bill 50 Power Lines in Alberta May Be Stopped

PC Candidates Don’t Understand Electricity Issues

• March 26, 2012 • Comments Off on PC Candidates Don’t Understand Electricity Issues

New South Wales Community Pushes to Bury Power Lines

• March 23, 2012 • Comments Off on New South Wales Community Pushes to Bury Power Lines

Overhead Transmission Lines Being Taken Down in the UK

• March 22, 2012 • Comments Off on Overhead Transmission Lines Being Taken Down in the UK

Landowner Compensation for Power Lines Based on Property Devaluation

• March 21, 2012 • Comments Off on Landowner Compensation for Power Lines Based on Property Devaluation

Weather Damage to Overhead Power Lines

• March 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Weather Damage to Overhead Power Lines

Update on Chino Hills Project

• March 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Update on Chino Hills Project

Election Call Imminent

• March 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Election Call Imminent

They’re Burying Lines Everywhere Else But Alberta

• February 28, 2012 • Comments Off on They’re Burying Lines Everywhere Else But Alberta

Premier Redford Taken to Task by Strathcona County Mayor Linda Osinchuk

• February 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Premier Redford Taken to Task by Strathcona County Mayor Linda Osinchuk

Danielle Smith on the Heartland Line

• February 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Danielle Smith on the Heartland Line

RETA Releases New Ads

• February 13, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA Releases New Ads

Budget Offers Nothing for Colchester Students

• February 11, 2012 • Comments Off on Budget Offers Nothing for Colchester Students

Danielle Smith meets with RETA and other Transmission Line Stakeholders

• February 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Danielle Smith meets with RETA and other Transmission Line Stakeholders

Elk Island Making Contingency Plans for Colchester

• February 2, 2012 • Comments Off on Elk Island Making Contingency Plans for Colchester

Danielle Smith says “Bury the Line”

• February 1, 2012 • Comments Off on Danielle Smith says “Bury the Line”

Colchester Fights On, Power Companies Sow Confusion

• January 31, 2012 • Comments Off on Colchester Fights On, Power Companies Sow Confusion

Is More Democracy the Answer?

• January 26, 2012 • Comments Off on Is More Democracy the Answer?

How Do We Fix Electricity Transmission in Alberta?

• January 24, 2012 • Comments Off on How Do We Fix Electricity Transmission in Alberta?

4 Candidates Fighting the Heartland Transmission Line

• January 22, 2012 • Comments Off on 4 Candidates Fighting the Heartland Transmission Line

Sherwood Park PC Nomination and Newt Gingrich

• January 21, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park PC Nomination and Newt Gingrich

AltaLink Offers to Cost-Share Burying Heartland line by Colchester School

• January 20, 2012 • Comments Off on AltaLink Offers to Cost-Share Burying Heartland line by Colchester School

Letters to the Editor Respond to Sherwood Park News Editorial (full version)

• January 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Letters to the Editor Respond to Sherwood Park News Editorial (full version)

Sherwood Park News Editorial Gets it Wrong

• January 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park News Editorial Gets it Wrong

Colchester School Supports RETA AUC Heartland Appeal

• January 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Colchester School Supports RETA AUC Heartland Appeal

More on School Closing Due to Heartland Line

• January 11, 2012 • Comments Off on More on School Closing Due to Heartland Line

Utility Companies Proposed Route Changes are another Smokescreen

• January 11, 2012 • Comments Off on Utility Companies Proposed Route Changes are another Smokescreen

Newt Gingrich Supports Undergrounding in New Hampshire

• January 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Newt Gingrich Supports Undergrounding in New Hampshire

Bury Power Line Says U.S. Presidential Candidate

• January 6, 2012 • Comments Off on Bury Power Line Says U.S. Presidential Candidate

RETA in the News

• January 6, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA in the News

Southern Alberta fire caused by downed power line

• January 6, 2012 • Comments Off on Southern Alberta fire caused by downed power line

Australia Moving Towards More Undergrounding

• January 3, 2012 • Comments Off on Australia Moving Towards More Undergrounding

Happy New Year, and Take Heart!

• January 1, 2012 • Comments Off on Happy New Year, and Take Heart!