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US EPA Free Webinar: Puerto Rico Water and Sewer Authority’s Response to Hurricane Maria, August 8, 1-2 pm EDT

August 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Puerto Rico Water and Sewer Authority’s Response to Hurricane Maria, August 8, 1-2 pm EDT

Eli Diaz-Atienza, President of Puerto Rico’s Water and Sewer Authority (PRASA) will describe how the utility was impacted by the loss of power caused by Hurricane Maria.  At its peak, PRASA was utilizing 1610 generators at its 114 drinking water plants, 51 wastewater plants, and pump stations.  This presentation will discuss some of the challenges with operating, maintaining, and fueling the generators.  It will also summarize some of the lessons learned and plans for increasing its resilience.

Register: https://epa-puerto-rico-webinar.eventbrite.com

 

Patti Kay Wisniewski

Drinking Water Security Coordinator

US EPA Region III

Drinking Water Branch (3WP21)

1650 Arch Street

Phila, PA  19103

 

215-814-5668

Cell: 215-514-7893

Email: Wisniewski.patti-kay@epa.gov

(note the hyphen appears in email only)

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Date:
August 8
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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