Proper brushing helps us deliver power safely
Brushing requirements on distribution projects and right of way widening are based on the type of power line construction.
Download this helpful handout on brushing, safety and why ATCO Electric Yukon performs regular brushing.
For new construction, customers are responsible for brushing their own properties. We've provided diagrams below to give you guidelines on how to brush your property correctly. We will flag brushing that needs to be done. Brushing should not start until the proposed alignment has been agreed upon.
The following brushing diagrams are approved for the right of way requirements for the various power line construction types.
- BR10001 Revision B Low Voltage Up To 750 volts
- BR10002 Revision B Single Phase High Voltage Line Up To 14,400 volts
- BR10003 Revision B Three Phase/X-Arm High Voltage Line Up To 34,000 volts
- BR10004 Revision B Secondary Low Voltage Lines up to 750 volts