Hurrican Irma, Miami Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Florida Electrical Industry Credits Planning as Focus Shifts to Recovery After Irma’s Fury

Storm-seasoned electrical distributors count on preparedness plans to weather Florida hurricane.

Electrical distributors and reps in Florida watched Hurricane Irma’s path through the Atlantic and the Caribbean with images of Houston in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey fresh in mind. As Irma strengthened to a Category 5 hurricane with winds of 185 mph and destroyed homes and buildings in the islands, meteorologists predicted Irma would make a turn north around Cuba and move into Florida.

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