FPL has restored power to all customers affected by Tropical Storm Isaias amid COVID-19 pandemic

Florida Power & Light Company | August 03, 2020

Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) has restored service to all customers affected by Tropical Storm Isaias. While customers experienced approximately 40,000 outages, preliminary estimates show the company’s smart grid technology helped avoid approximately 18,000 outages. The leading cause of outages was vegetation and debris blowing into power lines. FPL is now working with other utilities to the north to help reallocate crews that came to assist along with releasing resources to help respond to Isaias as it moves toward the Carolinas.

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