Top Stories

Electric Utility Operations

Lineworker Focus: Nick Cummins

April 12, 2024
Nick Cummins, a son of a lineworker, has spent the last two decades in the line trade.



Line Life Podcasts

Jan. 18, 2024
Line Life podcast episodes air every Friday, covering everything and anything linework, available on podbean.

Enhancing Substation Security: Prioritize and Implement Best Practices

April 10, 2024
Over the last decade, heightened attention and substantial investments have been directed toward enhancing physical security, prompted by unfolding events, and the need to understand...

Offshore Sector Gathers Second Wind After Several Setbacks

April 10, 2024
“There’s a lot going on at state levels. They have their own climate mandates and they want to realize those,” says one analyst.
The Ameren Illinois Roxford substation. The infrastructure project included substation upgrades and new transmission structures. Photo by Ameren.

Unique Solutions Guide Infrastructure Upgrades

April 8, 2024
Ameren Transmission works with partner to replace a transmission tower and upgrade a substation, with a positive impact on the Diverse Supplier Program along the way.

Photo 28813168 © Larry Gevert |
Photo 204500862 © Ramon Cliff |
Courtesy of NextEra Energy Resources. SRP and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC have officially commissioned a 100-megawatt (MW) battery energy storage system to store the energy produced by the operating Saint Solar Energy Center in Coolidge, Arizona.