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NEWS: TEXAS SUBSTATIONS TOUT TRANSGARD SNAKE PROTECTION

ATTENTION, ANIMALS: STAY OUT OF OUR SUBSTATIONS! COSERV STOPS SLITHERING ATTACKS WITH TRANSGARD SNAKE PANELS COSERV, a Texas company that provides infrastructure support to co-ops, recently posted an article and podcast about their experience using TransGard’s Premium Snake Fence to protect its substations. A few quotable quotes from the article:  One […]

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NEWS: TRANSGARD ENTERS EXCLUSIVE LASER PARTNERSHIP

NEWS RELEASE: PARTNERS BRING LASERS TO THE FIGHT AGAINST BIRDS IN SUBSTATIONS ​ EXCLUSIVE AGREEMENT ACCELERATES PROGRAM TO PROTECT UTILITIES, COOPERATIVES (YORK, Pa.) — TransGard, a leading provider of animal-deterrent equipment to substations, announced today it has reached an exclusive agreement with Bird Control Group to distribute the manufacturer’s AVIX […]

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T&D WORLD ARTICLE: Penn Power Installs TransGard Fencing to Prevent Outages

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Penn Power installed new TransGard fencing in two Mercer County (Pa.) substations to help deter climbing animals and protect against electrical equipment interference that can cause power outages.  According to an October 2019 article in T&D World, the work is part of Penn Power’s 2016-2020 Long-Term Infrastructure Improvement Plan (LTIIP), approved by […]

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Species Report: The Problem With Squirrels

Five factors behind outages – and a way to prevent them According to a 2016 American Public Power Association survey, animal incursion was the leading cause of outages at substations in the United States – and squirrels were by far the leading problem species. In fact, John C. Inglis, former […]

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NEWS RELEASE: Powerlink to Represent TransGard in Five Key States

MOVE ENABLES CONTINUED GROWTH FOR ANIMAL-DETERRENT SUBSTATION PROTECTION (YORK, Pa.) — TransGard, which has installed proven animal-prevention fencing at more than 3,000 substations in North America, announced it has reached an agreement with PowerLink Electrical Sales, a leading manufacturers’ representative agency serving the electric power industry. Based in Westlake, Ohio, […]

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