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power line

n
(Electrical Engineering) a set of conductors used to transmit and distribute electrical energy. Sometimes shortened to: line

pow′er line`


n.
a line for conducting electric power.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.power line - cable used to distribute electricitypower line - cable used to distribute electricity
transmission line, cable, line - a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
power grid, power system, grid - a system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region
Translations

power line

nlinea elettrica
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Lawyer Randy Castilan, legal officer of Dagupan Electric Corporation (DECORP), said with the signing of Republic Act (RA) 11361 or the Anti-Obstruction of Power Lines Act by President Rodrigo Duterte, power distribution utilities are now more empowered to ensure uninterrupted electricity service to consumers.
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The horizontal, vertical, and other similar clearance requirements that constitute the power line corridor shall be determined by the Board of Electrical Engineering and approved by the Department of Energy (DOE), and shall be in accordance with the current Philippine Electrical Code.
The Senate committee on energy indicated that the bicameral conference committee with contingents from both Houses of Congress already reconciled the relevant provisions of the Anti-Obstruction and Power Line Act - and is now ready for transmittal to Malacanang for the President's approval and signing.
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After personnel reforms in September last year, work was completed on the reconstruction of the third overhead power line Imishliwith a voltage of 330 kilovolts, on the first and second power lines "Zabrat" with a voltage of 220 kilovolts, on the second power line Goychaywith voltage of 110 kilovolts, on the first and second line of Kimyachylar, on the first, second, third and fourth lines of the 8th kilometerand on the first line of Ahmadlipower lines.
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He recalled that "intentionally and maliciously planted banana trees" within the power line corridor caused a line-to-ground fault that tripped high voltage lines and led to a blackout across the entire Zamboanga peninsula, including areas served by distribution utilities Zamsureco I, Zamsureco II, Zaneco, Zamcelco, Moelci I, Moelci II, and parts of Laneco.