Arizona transmission towers

Safely Restoring Power After a Massive Desert Monsoon

SCE crews overcome multiple challenges to reenergize key transmission lines toppled by a storm.

By Casey Wian

Published on September 16, 2021

Shortly after midnight on Aug. 13, an unusually strong monsoon knocked down five Southern California Edison transmission towers- Opens in new window over a remote, two-mile stretch of the western Arizona desert.

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