CenterPoint Energy
Electric Utility Operations

Hurricane Beryl: Scenes of Power Restoration

July 19, 2024
These photos from CenterPoint Energy depict the devastation and the lineworkers' response to the recent hurricane in Texas.
Grid Innovations

Sights from the 2024 IEEE PES T&D Conference and Expo

May 13, 2024
Exhibitors opened up their booths for visitors to browse and learn about the newest in technology, tools and services in the industry.

Aerial Spacer Cable in Renewables Applications

March 27, 2024
Striking images of several overhead distributions projects Hendrix has designed using aerial spacer cable.
Overhead Transmission

Extreme Weather in Action: A Monitoring Perspective

Feb. 22, 2024
One technology company offers innovative line-powered monitoring systems and shares some breathtaking images from its equipment in this gallery. Images shared here include scenes...
Natali_Mis/iStock/Getty Images Plus
Electric Utility Operations

T&D World’s Top Nine Features of 2023

Dec. 15, 2023
This package of feature stories were hand selected by you, our readers.
Photo by Jonathan Schwind, Entergy.
Overhead Transmission

In Photos: Entergy Rebuilds its Mississippi River Crossing

Dec. 15, 2023
Throughout the entirety of the wire pull operation, the team battled Mother Nature with daily shutdowns because of storms and lightning.
Photo by NorthWestern Energy.
Roosting Ravens
Overhead Transmission

In Photos: Keeping Birds and the Power Grid Safe from One Another

Dec. 15, 2023
Nesting, hunting, flying, perching, and yes even excreting waste are all natural bird pastimes that, when they occur at the wrong place and the wrong time, can be deadly to the...
Photo 105707288 © Marcos Souza | Dreamstime.com
Smart Utility

The Top 7 Most Expensive States for Electricity

Dec. 12, 2023
From January 2022 to January 2023, there was a 12.75% jump in electricity costs per kWh — a growth of double the rate of inflation.
Electric Utility Operations

Spider Excavators In Action

Nov. 29, 2023
These walking excavators can safely and efficiently operate on rocks, in mud, snow and water up to five feet deep and can install SuperNails, SuperMicropiles, rock bolts and tension...
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Electric Utility Operations

Rodeo Family Album

Oct. 30, 2023
Lineworker families support their men and women in more ways than one, and one way is to cheer them on at the annual International Lineman's Rodeo.
Amy Fischbach/T&D World
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Electric Utility Operations

Evergy Demo Trailer Sparks Importance of Safety

Oct. 19, 2023
A team from Evergy demonstrated the power of electricity and the need for proper PPE during the 2023 Lineman's Rodeo Safety and Training Conference.
Amy Fischbach/T&D World
Presenting to a Packed Room
Electric Utility Operations

Sharing Stories and Saving Lives

Oct. 17, 2023
The 2023 International Lineman's Rodeo Safety and Training Conference offered strategies for lineworkers to stay safe in the field.
Lily Fischbach
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Electric Utility Operations

2023 Rodeo Trade Night: a Lineworker Tradition

Oct. 17, 2023
This year, lineworkers and their families were swapping not only T-shirts, but also hats, glasses, bottle openers and even lightning bolt earrings.
Amy Fischbach/T&D World
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Electric Utility Operations

2023 Apprentices in the Spotlight

Oct. 16, 2023
The apprentices showcased their skills and training at the Lineman's Rodeo.
Amy Fischbach/T&D World
Aerial View
Electric Utility Operations

2023 Lineman's Rodeo: Lights, Camera, Crews in Action

Oct. 16, 2023
Lineworker teams focused on safety, teamwork and speed during the competition.