Truckee & North Lake Tahoe's Independent Newspaper | Tahoe News | Tahoe Music | Tahoe Events

Liberty Utilities Shares How It's Improving Service Reliability in Tahoe in a workshop on October 3

Reads 821 Comments 0 Printer-friendly versionprint Send by emailemail

PRESS RELEASE

Liberty Utilities is hosting workshops about reliability issues within their service territory on Tuesday, Oct. 3, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the North Tahoe Event Center in Kings Beach. The utilities management company will also share the plans and progress made to improve their service reliability. While Liberty Utilities makes continuous infrastructure investments to improve reliability, outages still occur—some beyond their control.

“We look forward to sharing reliability information with our customers at these workshops,” states Jeremy Vanyi, Liberty Utilities’ regional engineer. “We want our customers to know how we are addressing these performance issues, and we want to hear from them about how we can better serve their communities.”

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) requires investor-owned utility companies like Liberty Utilities to annually post the two worst-performing circuits as measured by the industry standard System Average Interruption Duration Index (SAIDI).

For 2016, those were: Topaz at 1,338 customer outage minutes (serving the Coleville and Walker communities) and Squaw Valley at 1,030 customer outage minutes (serving the North Tahoe area).

Customers who wish to participate in the meeting via WebEx can contact Kathy at kathy.carter2@libertyutilities.com.

 
By creating and using an account on Moonshine Ink, you are agreeing to our user terms and submissions policy. Read the complete terms and policy.

Don't Miss the Next Edition

Edition First-Round Deadline Drop-Dead Deadline
June 14 to July 11 May 25 June 1
July 12 to Aug. 8 June 22 June 29

About News

Moonshine Ink brings you Tahoe news straight from the source. Our team of hardworking journalists uncovers North Tahoe and Truckee news stories with in-depth reporting and our authentic “for the community, by the community” spirit.

In our News section you’ll find the facts on everything from politics to the environment to local business. We’re your Tahoe newspaper, delivering stories you can trust.

Subscribe to the feed

Latest Tweets @moonshineink

  • The Grocery Outlet development in Truckee awaits approval tonight, as the planning commission votes on whether or n… https://t.co/tu2vn2FHQV 3 months 1 day ago
  • Concerned about growth in Truckee? Tune in to discussion on the Town's updates to its 2040 General Plan at 6 p.m. h… https://t.co/Oh65QkwEKh 3 months 1 week ago
  • Local developer overlooked twice on the Kings Beach Center development claims lack of county transparency. Placer… https://t.co/rWsVXHuNi9 3 months 2 weeks ago

Look for the latest Moonshine Ink issue on newsstands now.

Look for the latest issue in newsstands now.

Or subscribe and enjoy it hot off the press in your mailbox.

 
May 10, 2018