Arizona Public Service Electric - Assisting Puerto Rico with Power Restoration

May 27, 2019
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In collaboration with Barrett Propane Prescott, Arizona Public Service Electric (APS) has embarked on a crucial mission to assist with power restoration in Puerto Rico. As a leading provider of electricity and energy solutions, APS is committed to helping communities in need. This endeavor aims to restore power infrastructure in Puerto Rico, ensuring stability and progress for its residents.

About Arizona Public Service Electric

APS is a well-established and trusted electric utility company based in Arizona. With a rich history spanning several decades, APS has continuously strived to deliver reliable and sustainable energy services to its customers.

Commitment to Communities

APS strongly believes in giving back to the communities it serves. Through various initiatives and partnerships, APS actively works towards improving the quality of life for individuals and families. The collaboration with Barrett Propane Prescott for Puerto Rico's power restoration is a testament to APS' dedication to making a positive impact.

Collaboration with Barrett Propane Prescott

Barrett Propane Prescott, a trusted propane supplier in the region, has joined forces with APS for this important mission. Combining their expertise, APS and Barrett Propane Prescott are working diligently to restore power infrastructure, replacing damaged equipment, and ensuring a reliable and sustainable power supply for Puerto Rico.

Power Restoration Efforts

The power restoration efforts in Puerto Rico involve a comprehensive approach, encompassing several crucial steps:

Assessment and Planning

Before initiating the restoration process, APS and Barrett Propane Prescott conduct a thorough assessment of the affected areas. This assessment helps identify the extent of damage, prioritize critical infrastructure, and devise an efficient restoration plan. Through meticulous planning, APS aims to optimize resources and minimize downtime.

Infrastructure Repair and Replacement

Once the assessment is complete, APS and Barrett Propane Prescott mobilize their dedicated teams to repair and replace damaged power infrastructure. This includes transformers, power lines, distribution equipment, and other essential components. The teams work tirelessly to restore and enhance the power grid.

Training and Capacity Building

A key aspect of the restoration efforts is training and capacity building. APS, in collaboration with Barrett Propane Prescott, provides technical training to local personnel, empowering them with the skills and knowledge required for ongoing maintenance and sustainable power delivery. This ensures the long-term stability of the power grid in Puerto Rico.

Community Engagement

APS and Barrett Propane Prescott actively engage with the local communities in Puerto Rico, fostering open communication and addressing concerns. The teams prioritize transparency and seek feedback to ensure that the power restoration efforts align with the needs and expectations of the residents.


The partnership between APS and Barrett Propane Prescott demonstrates the significance of collaboration and shared missions. By leveraging their expertise and resources, APS and Barrett Propane Prescott are making significant strides towards power restoration in Puerto Rico. Together, they are empowering communities, fostering resilience, and driving positive change.

Susan Tannahill
That's great to see APS and Barrett Propane coming together to support Puerto Rico's power restoration efforts! It's definitely a crucial mission that will have a positive impact on the community. Well done to both organizations for their commitment to making a difference and ensuring stability for the residents of Puerto Rico.
Nov 10, 2023
Greg Wente
This is amazing news! 💪🔌 APS and Barrett Propane are truly making a difference in Puerto Rico's power restoration! 👏🇵🇷
Oct 4, 2023