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Read our latest whitepaper: Strategies to Improve System Reliability (Part 1 of 3)

October 1, 2019 By Finley Engineering in

Read our latest whitepaper #1 in a 3-part series. “Strategies to Improve System Reliability” According to the US Department of Energy (DOE), “The reliability of the electric system underpins virtually every sector of the modern U.S. economy. Reliability of the grid is a growing and essential component of national security.” Currently over 90% of electric power interruptions stem from disruptions on the distribution system. 

How reliable is your power system?
How often do you experience power outages?
How long do your outages last?
How flexible is your outage response?

These are just some of the questions you may face when it comes to the reliability of your system. According to the “2019 State of Reliability” report, published by the North American Electrical Reliability Corporation (NERC), “The electricity sector is undergoing significant and rapid change, presenting new challenges and opportunities for reliability.” The report added, “The evolving resource mix, along with persistent cyber and physical security threats, present critical challenges to Bulk Power System (BPS) reliability and require the industry and the regulators to remain vigilant.” Read the entire whitepaper on our website >>>