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Austin Energy apprentice lineworkers gain valuable experience in bringing power to Arizona's Navajo Nation

By District Energy posted 11-08-2023 06:32


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After Austin Energy crews helped bring power to homes in the Navajo Nation in the spring of 2022 and 2023, Austin Energy apprentice linework crews traveled to Dilkon, Arizona to aid the Light Up Navajo effort once again. Austin Energy crews installed 155 power poles and nearly 10 miles of overhead wires to assist in powering homes for the first time.

A total of 19 crew members and 10 Austin Energy trucks traveled 4,000 round-trip miles and worked for two weeks alongside Navajo tribal utilities and other public power providers from across the country.

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