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Final Report of CN Utility Consulting, LLC on Utility Vegetation Management


March 15, 2004
In support of the federal investigation of the August 14, 2003 Northeast Blackout, CN Utility Consulting, LLC was commissioned to collect and analyze data and information regarding transmission right-of-way vegetation management practices of three electric utility companies in order to assess the strengths and weaknesses of each company’s vegetation management program and identify generic best practices for transmission-level vegetation management to enhance system performance and transmission reliability.  CN Utility Consulting LLC issued its Utility Vegetation Management Final Report in March 2004.  To view this report, click here.