Outage Management

PG&E filed for bankruptcy in January to deal with an estimated $30 billion in liabilities from wildfires that its equipment may have ignited in 2017 and 2018, including a wildfire last November that essentially wiped out the Northern California town of Paradise and killed 85 people.
Outage Management

In Pennsylvania, Delaware County Emergency Management Director Tim Boyce told WPVI-TV on Friday that eight homes were destroyed and dozens were damaged. The National Weather Service was considering sending a survey team to the area to determine if a tornado had touched down.
Communication Technology

PSEG Long Island took over the electric grid in 2014. It evaluated the system and the damage that occurred during Sandy to find ways to improve infrastructure design, integrate new construction standards, enhance the pole inspection program, help mitigate storm damage, and improve storm processes, technology and customer communications.