401: Evaluating Fire Risk Impact to Utility ROW
Date & Time
Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wade Ward

We cannot make significant strides in reducing catastrophic wildland fire risk in utility Rights-of-Way unless we understand the risk. The approach to mitigating risk at APS is a combination of elements, but understanding the risk and developing a model to prioritize resources is the foundation. APS Wildfire Risk Index (WRI) was developed to create a informed decision framework to identify potential mitigation plans and programs to address the wildfire threat to transmission and distribution system.

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Wade Ward