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What an ‘intelligent hurricane’ can uncover

When detailed data can be captured about interconnected infrastructure systems, utility managers will be able to make better informed decisions in times of crisis.

Tech aids utility in hurricane restoration

In 2017,Victoria experienced the catastrophic effects a 4 hurricane. Prior to Harvey, the last major storm to affect the VEC territory was Hurricane Claudette in 2003.

UAE, partners to build a resilient green power system for Barbuda

The UAE-Caribbean Renewable Energy Fund, UAE-CREF, has announced a partnership to restore power to Barbuda following the near-total destruction of the island after Hurricane Irma struck in September 2017.
Virginia Renewable

Virginia commits to 100% renewables by 2050

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has signed an executive order committing the state to a transition to 100% renewables within the next 30 years.
Nova Scotia

Dorian messed up my donair – 65,000 Nova Scotians still without power

NS Power restores services to 85% of the more than 400,000 customers who lost power due to Hurricane Dorian.
energy efficiency and power outages

Dominion Energy attends to 92% of outages left by Dorian

Dominion Energy has restored power to 92% of its customers who were affected by power outages due to the effects of Hurricane Dorian in Carolina and Virginia.
Hurricane Dorian

Utilities come together in preparation for Hurricane Dorian

Utilities across the US states of Florida and North and South Carolina have been making extensive preparations ahead of the now Category 5 Hurricane Dorian, expected to make landfall on Tuesday.

Hurricane Michael: Impacts on Georgia and utility readiness

Following the arrival of Hurricane Michael in the US state of Georgia on Wednesday evening, some 65,000 customers were left without power. As of 8:00 pm, more than 600 individual cases of damage (including broken poles and...
Hurricane Michael

Florida Power awaits landfall of Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael is expected to make landfall today, hitting parts of Florida Power & Light's service territory. The utility has released a statement saying it is prepared to respond to the category 4 storm. FPL...
energy efficiency

PSC weighs in on utility storm preparedness and restoration action plan

The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will consider a draft report on Electric Utility Hurricane Preparedness and Restoration Actions at its Internal Affairs meeting on Tuesday, June 19. Following months of data analysis, including...