Building Resilient Utilities: Protecting and Preparing Your Infrastructure
Building a Resilient Utility Requires the Development of a Clear and Integrated Approach to Managing Risk
In 2018, natural disaster related financial losses topped $150 billion worldwide, with the United States alone seeing $91 billion from wildfires, hurricanes, flooding, earthquakes, landslides, volcanic eruptions and extreme weather. These harrowing tragedies remind us of the incredible power of nature, and the importance of basic, life-sustaining services when all else seems to be crumbling around us. Adding to this responsibility, we must also protect our resources from malevolent forces seeking to disrupt and terrorize.
Read our article to learn how utilities can protect and prepare their infrastructure by building resiliency and reducing risk.