EFL: Burned power poles cost $20k

A burnt power pole. EFL is pleading with canefarmers and the people who lived near main powerlines to be careful while lighting fires near them. Picture: SUPPLIED/EFL

ENERGY Fiji Ltd has to spend as much as $20,000 on replacing power poles that are damaged by fires during the cane cutting season and to prevent such incidents, officers from the organisation will be going house to house, talking to canefarmers on the issue. EFL chief executive officer Hasmukh Patel yesterday said a cane […]

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