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Flood-Prone Town Uses Predictive Modeling to Protect Residents

Increasingly severe weather events have permeated through the Southeast in recent years. Cary, North Carolina has been no exception, with business and residents contending with repeated and costly stormwater flooding. In 2020, the city of Cary formed a partnership between SAS and Microsoft to create an advanced monitoring system and predictive model. The system uses......

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Monitor by LiDAR in the Sky

Duke Energy has employed LiDAR technology to fly thousands of miles to map the topography of transmission routes and potential obstacles, capture weather data and electrical loading conditions. The utility is also exploring the idea of using drone technology to investigate power fluctuation at a test site near Charlotte, North Carolina. The site is ideal......

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