Power pole damaged by cane fire

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

A WOODEN power pole that supports the high voltage 33,000 volts Rarawai – Vatukoula – Tavua transmission line was burnt and badly damaged as a result of a cane fire. In a press statement released today, EFL said the power pole poses an eminent safety risk and needs to be replaced immediately. “The EFL team […]

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