Since the beginning, lineworkers have been integral to how Duke Energy and its legacy companies have delivered electricity.
Early lineworkers were pioneers, braving countless obstacles to establish the power and communications systems we rely on today. Working conditions are still demanding, but improvements are continually made to equipment and standards to ensure the safety of the men and women who work to keep the lights on across America.
In fact, exploring the legacy of lineworkers in the United States is to chart a history of dedication and ingenuity. Take the quiz to see how much you know about the history of lineworkers at Duke Energy.
This article was originally posted by Duke Energy and illumination and was republished with permission.