How Drones Can Expedite Power Restoration Safely and Efficiently After Natural Disasters
Mr. Bitzko is an innovator and early adopter of drones for use at electric utilities. He flew drones and assisted power restoration efforts during Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Harvey was the first case where drones were used to assist a utility in restoring power by pulling a power line across flooded rivers in Texas. The seminar will illustrate how drones can and have been used to help utilities restore power safely and efficiently.