Optimizing Electric Utility Storm Recovery
Electric utilities and their partners have experience recovering from snowstorms, ice storms, hurricanes, etc. Nevertheless, after a major storm, the last customer may not see their power restored for two weeks.
Benefits and Learning Outcomes
- Construct a roadmap for restoring power within eight hours of a major storm
- Understand preparations needed days, weeks and months before a major storm
- Learn benchmarks to assess effectiveness
Upon completing this course, you will understand enhancements to substation, transmission system and distribution system design, construction, operations and maintenance practices that enable prompt storm recovery. Plus, you obtain a template to use when communicating with media during storm recovery.