In a webinar specially designed for utility engineers, safety directors and operations teams, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), in conjunction with TVPPA’s Research & Development Committee and TVA, will present the latest information on distribution automation equipment and any potential impacts on worker and public safety. Join the virtual class on Thursday, February 4, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET.

This discussion will look at the importance of analyzing the full asset-life cycle of distribution automation deployments during the grid modernization process. It will also explore how local power companies can develop and maintain a high-level strategy for distribution safety. Other technical topics to be discussed include:

  • Reducing Risk to Line Crews & the Public
  • Live Downed Conductors
  • PPE
  • Arc Flash & Grounding Practices
  • Distribution Automation Specifications

For more information on joining this or future webcast events, visit ValleyConnect. Future webinar dates include March 11, March 25, and April 8, 2021. Details for those events will be released closer to the registration dates.

If you have any questions, please contact your local TVA customer service representative.