Other Utilities, Public Utilities

DOE, NARUC publish cybersecurity ‘baselines’ for utilities, distributed energy resources

February 28, 2024

Via: Utility Dive

The electric grid is increasingly distributed and cybersecurity “is an integral underpinning of power system resilience,” DOE and NARUC said. “Addressing cybersecurity is essential as electric distribution systems continue to evolve, spurred by new technologies and operational models, as well […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Utilities stay silent on proposal to federalize net metering as states call it a ‘threat’ to solar policy

June 4, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

States have been particularly vocal in their opposition to the NERA petition, joined by Democratic federal lawmakers, clean energy advocates and others. Power trade associations, including Edison Electric Institute, Electric Power Supply Association and American Public Power Association have stayed […]

Public Institutions, Public Works

Resilience, pipelines & PURPA: FERC regulators preview major issues at NARUC

February 14, 2018

Via: Utility Dive

This year’s winter meeting of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) gave state regulators the uncommon opportunity to hear from all five regulators on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in the space of just a few days. On […]


Why NARUC wants state regulators to incentivize utility cloud computing

December 8, 2016

Via: Utility Dive

Those who got upset when Microsoft Office shifted to a cloud-based subscription service may not like this story. A new resolution passed by a national association for state utility regulators encourages commissions to allow power companies to rate base investments […]