Drones and AI: SCE’s Aerial Inspections
Drones are rapidly transforming industries like package delivery, agriculture, and even real estate. Electric utilities are no exception, and Southern California Edison is setting the pace among California’s utilities. Its drone program is maximizing the technology with its more than 200,000 annual inspections of electrical infrastructure in high-fire-risk areas as part of its Wildlife Mitigation Plan. Uncrewed aerial vehicles have become irreplaceable in performing inspections of the more than 400,000 poles, transformers and lines in...
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