Located in Fort Saskatchewan, Canada, the Shell Scotford Complex consists of a bitumen upgrader, oil refinery, chemicals plant and a carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility. It is one of North America’s most efficient, modern and integrated hydrocarbon processing sites, converting oil sands bitumen into finished, marketable products. Much like Oil Sand mining facilities near
Headquartered in Juneau, Alaska Electric Light and Power Company (AEL&P) provides retail electric service for approximately 16,768 customers. The Lemon Creek substation is a key site for AEL&P in supplying backup power and electrical distribution to the city of Juneau. It is located near a landfill, a food source attractant to many species of avians.
Westar Energy, Inc. is Kansas’ largest electric utility. Headquartered in Topeka, Kansas, Westar has provided Kansans with safe, reliable electricty required to power their business and homes for more than a century. Wildlife outages ranked as Westar’s second-leading cause of outages… Read more download (pdf)
ArcelorMittal is the world’s leading steel and mining company. Guided by a philosophy to produce safe, sustainable steel, it is the leading automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging. ArcelorMittal is present in 60 countries has an industrial footprint in 19 countries……Read More (download pdf)
With a service territory covering 2,700 square miles, Atlantic City Electric, serves more than 545,000 customers in Southern New Jersey through 8 facilities, 575 employees, and 109 substations A subsidiary of Pepco Holdings, INC., Atlantic City Electric has investigated over $685 million in their electric system, incorporating the most current technology in system improvements…Read More…
“Birds cause three outages over three days in Brentwood” That was the headline in a June 2009 press release issued by Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation (MTEMC). Birds flying into MTEMC’s Brentwood Substation disrupted power on a Thursday morning, the following Saturday morning and again on that same Saturday afternoon…Read more download (pdf)