Hi All,
    The November 1998 issue of IEEE transactions on Electromagnetic
Compatibility (ISSN 0018-9375) is featuring a special issue on
lightning.  There are numerous articles on lightning theory and
grounding, bonding, and shielding against same which are very appropos
to the design of Tesla coil electronics and grounding schemes not to
mention streamer theory as added to by Vernon Cooray's very nice