Many of the news reports coming from Louisiana after hurricane Gustov deal with the collapse of the electrical power system. The Governor of Louisiana has apparently asked President Bush to help find like crews from other states to come to Louisiana to help rebuild the electrical system. As Bob has previously observed, the system is DESIGNED TO FAIL whenever the wind blows. Read Failure After Failure
Here are some questions for everyone who lives along the gulf coast:
Why isn’t the electrical system designend and constructed to be hurricane resistant in a known hurrican zone?
Why aren’t the managers and engineers responsible for the electrical system being charged with criminal malfeasance and dereliction of duty for failing to design and install hurrican resistant system in a known hurrican zone?
Labels: design responsibility, electirc grid, power outage, reliablility, storm death