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Grand Haven Board of Light & Power 2022 Report on Distribution System Reliability, Performance Better Than State and National Averages

The Grand Haven Board of Light & Power presented the 2022 distribution system reliability indices during the Board of Directors meeting on March 16, 2023. The Distribution Reliability Report provides insight into many areas of utility operations, including outage tracking, restoration, and overall system reliability. In all areas, the Grand Haven Board of Light & […]


BLP Receives Evaluation of Former Fire Department Building, Costs Estimates Between $3.3-$4.3 Million

The Grand Haven Board of Light & Power received the preliminary evaluation of the former fire department building from Progressive AE, a West Michigan-based architectural and design firm, during its regular board meeting Thursday night. The firm estimated that repairs and renovations range between $3.3 to $4.3 million to prepare the space as a new […]

A broken utility pole and debris after a hurricane or strong storm passed through town.

What it Takes to Achieve Award-Winning Reliability

Utility reliability isn’t just about responding quickly to outages. It depends on a well-maintained system. To see how the Grand Haven BLP compares to other utilities, we need first to understand the industry standards for gauging a utility’s reliability. Then, we’ll learn how leaning on well-tended infrastructure helps the Grand Haven BLP stand above others […]

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