Tag: physical security

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Covering More with Less: Securing Renewable Energy Sources

December 27, 2022

Via: PowerMag

A wide range of industries fall under the umbrella of critical infrastructure, and they are all—as the name implies—critical. From energy production and water treatment to transportation and data storage, everything within critical infrastructure serves an essential purpose when it […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

NRC seeks public comment on nuclear plant decommissioning rule

March 7, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

As nuclear plants faced competition from cheaper gas-fired generation and renewable resources, the number of planned closures rose in the last decade. That prompted the NRC to review its safety regulations, which it said did not differentiate between commercial operation […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Power Sector Risks Loom Large Over the Energy Transition

January 3, 2022

Via: PowerMag

High-level scenarios often paint the energy transition as a smooth trajectory—a gradual evolution toward a more modern, cleaner, more intelligent system that addresses climate change, as well as furnishes the world with secure, affordable energy. In reality, change often has […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works, Social Security, Social Services

Break down silos to build better security and resilience for utilities

March 2, 2018

Via: Accenture Utilities Blog

At the end of January, I attended the DistribuTECH conference in San Antonio, Texas. As always, it was a great event—and a fantastic opportunity to spend two days talking to utilities executives about their front-of-mind issues around resiliency and cybersecurity. […]