Presented by Peter Koegel, Manager, Transmission Studies and Tom Butz, Senior Consultant at the 2020 MIPSYCON conference. View the report here: NDTA Transmission Capacity Study Report
The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the transition to working from home and has highlighted the importance of broadband to our communities – rural and urban. Increases in work-at-home, remote schooling, telemedicine, and other social-distancing efforts have revealed broadband service gaps and their impacts. Given this new pressure on the broadband infrastructure, we have seen an increase […]
Rural broadband presents a huge opportunity for electric utilities, but a successful deployment requires valid upfront assumptions, appropriate material selection, and code compliant installations. Whether you are determining if broadband is in your utility’s future or are already moving forward into broadband, there are some key engineering items that we highly suggest being considered.