1:45 - 2:45
October 25, 2018
Grand Cypress I
306: Rapid Response: How Outage Prediction Models Help Utilities get Power Back on Quickly
Like citizens, distribution network operators (DNOs) rely on warnings to make decisions. Mobilizations in the wrong areas, unnecessary expenditure of resources, and slow restoration times can result in unforeseen costs, or worse, leave you under-prepared; affecting both customer satisfaction and operational efficiency. In this session, learn how The Weather Company strives to make mobilization easier and more efficient, streamlining the decision-making process around deploying field teams with the right skill sets to precise locations at optimal times, resulting in faster restoration times, lower costs, and happier customers.