Line Life Podcast: Part 2: LUMA's Island-Wide Work Plan in Puerto Rico

Feb. 16, 2024
Listen to Part 2 to hear about LUMA's plans for vegetation management, automation and substation modernization.

For Part 2 of our two-part series about LUMA, a utility in Puerto Rico, we are shining the spotlight on vegetation management, automation devices and substation work.

Dr. Shay Bahramirad, senior vice president, engineering, asset management and capital programs for LUMA, continues the discussion about the grid modernization projects. For example, the utility's field workforce is clearing right-of-ways, installing new poles and automation devices and modernizing substations damaged by the recent hurricanes. 

To listen to the episode, click here. You can also listen to Part 1 on LUMA's power grid transformation in Puerto Rico. 

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