An insider’s view into how an AMI network impacts outage events
Did you know that 36.7 million people are impacted by outages annually? From large scale weather events to small animals wreaking havoc at a substation, electric disturbances are bound to happen.
The role of a utility during a power outage is pretty simple—turn the lights on quickly and safely. This infographic takes a big picture snapshot of electrical disturbances in the US and demonstrates how the right communication network can shorten the length of an outage. It investigates how two utilities handled the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Harvey to turn the power on as quick as possible.
Outage and restoration resources
- Outage Management Solution
- Disaster and Emergency Preparedness Solution
- “FlexNet versus Mesh: Reliability” Video