Hitachi ABB Power Grids: As storms become more severe, having situational awareness ‘is critical’

Flooding was a major problem with such storms as the 2017 Hurricane Harvey and the 2012 Superstorm Sandy, Rackliffe said, adding that grid-hardening solutions offered by Hitachi ABB Power Grids include using gas insulated substations, as well as elevating substations

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Corina Rivera-Linares, chief editor for TransmissionHub, has covered the U.S. power industry for the past 15 years. Before joining TransmissionHub, Corina covered renewable energy and environmental issues, as well as transmission, generation, regulation, legislation and ISO/RTO matters at SNL Financial. She has also covered such topics as health, politics, and education for weekly newspapers and national magazines. She can be reached at