Allegheny should look at PATH alternatives

The advantages include: substantially increased reliability, reducing congestion, increasing the power flow potential across the line, minimizing the environmental impacts and the reduction or elimination of potential health concerns due to electro-magnetic fields.

Most importantly, this cable can easily be buried, minimizing the footprint, reducing the risk of damage from natural causes and providing protection against terrorism. The only disadvantage to this technology is that it is initially more costly if buried.

Published in: on November 6, 2008 at 4:30 am  Leave a Comment  

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