Using weather intelligence to assess lightning risk to Utility’s asset
Track: Atmospheric, Climate and Weather
Authors: Bill Bott, Heidi Centola
Schneider Electric has innovative renewable industry solutions using accurate, actionable weather intelligence along with wind turbine assets information. Operators/owners get more efficient and cost-effective solutions, allowing for safer operations. Geospatial asset data along with real-time weather data proactively identifies potential damage due to severe weather. Early detection of asset failures save thousands of dollars in repair/replacement costs while supporting repair crew safety.