Electrical Grid

Life Without Power

29 Dec , 2017
Created by Hope

Life Without Power   Two powerful hurricanes devastated Puerto Rico in September. They created a humanitarian crisis for the island’s 3.4 million U.S. citizens that has persisted for three months. Power restoration is at a crawl because the grid collapsed, the utility is bankrupt and the logistics are daunting: Crews and supplies have to come […]

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Bringing infrastructure problems from the margins to the mainstream

25 Jun , 2017
Created by Hope

By John Blaylock, Vice President, Operations–U.S. Services, Schneider Electric, and Mark Feasel, Vice President, Electric Utility Segment & Smart Grid, Schneider Electric Electrical infrastructure is the backbone of our country. When working well, it is taken for granted. Our lights remain on, traffic flows and businesses run. However, as San Francisco’s recent power outage demonstrated, […]

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