Electric Distribution

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A strong distribution system is key to delivering energy reliably to the homes and businesses of customers. 

After the energy travels through the transmission lines and substations, the distribution lines complete the journey to power your home, your electric vehicles and more.  

Managing and Modernizing the Grid

Distribution WorkIn 2020, we introduced a project to install a distribution management system, optimize electric distribution operations and lay the foundation for more distributed generation on the system.

Our grid modernization program supports investments in new technologies and planning that will increase the capacity and resiliency of our distribution system to incorporate solar generation and other clean distributed energy resources

The distribution automation enhancements reduce the impact on customers affected by any single outage event by more than 25% on average.

System Reliability

We are evolving our analytics, automation practices, technology and vegetation management on our distribution systems to keep it reliable and to restore service as quickly as possible.

Reliability

Our teams are working harder than ever to make our electric system smarter and more resilient with fewer outages—all while allowing seamless connection to clean energy sources.

See all of our reliability key efforts