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Downed Power Lines Cause Blackout, Delays in Deliveries

TAYLOR — An all-around productive morning at the Stauffer Industrial Park in Taylor came to a halt when a Lackawanna County road worker patching potholes drove a dump truck with the bed still up and took down power lines. 210 more words

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Sewer Explosion Sends Manhole Covers Flying in Sauget

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) – Officials in a small town in southwestern Illinois town are trying to figure out what caused a sewer explosion that sent manhole covers flying so high they damaged power lines. 159 more words

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Photos: Truck hits NN power lines

A moving truck pulled down power lines on Morris Drive in Newport News Aug. 21, 2014, knocking out power to a dozen customers.

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Halifax working with Nova Scotia Power to clear trees near power lines

HALIFAX – A Halifax city planner says the municipality is actively working with Nova Scotia Power to prune trees near power lines.

In a report filed Tuesday on its response to post-tropical storm Arthur, the utility said too many roadside trees in communities were partly to blame in hindering efforts to restore power. 97 more words

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Safe distance and power lines. What distance is safe for that home you want to purchase?

EMF Radiation from living close to power lines

Electrical poles and power lines are part of modern life. But let’s take a closer look at them. 324 more words

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How close can I live to power lines and still be safe? Distance from power lines and harmful EMF radiation

As EMF consultants and inspectors, we get a lot of questions about the safety of buying a home near high voltage power lines. How far away is safe? 256 more words

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