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Building utilities to hold up better against hurricanes would c...

There are 3 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Nov 11, 2008, titled Building utilities to hold up better against hurricanes would c.... In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

As an extraordinarily violent hurricane season comes to a close, utilities again weigh the costs, and the ensuing price hikes, of armoring power lines.

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Bill Bonin

Buffalo, MN

#1 Nov 12, 2008
It would be cheaper to invest in tree trimming, since tree damage causes the bulk of power line damage in a hurricane (there is a Natural Hazard Review article that documents this, ca. 2000).

Tallahassee, FL

#3 Dec 4, 2008
Am I the only one hurtin' from the coast of simple utillities latly. Turn off the light when you leave the room. These days, you gotta.
Serratus Anterior

Spring, TX

#4 Aug 17, 2016
Why do you think it has become so popular to live off the grid and also, why do you think
RVs have solar panels?

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