Tag: U.S. government

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

What is the status of federal spectrum transitions?

October 24, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

A newly released progress report goes over the state of federal users’ transitions out of auctioned bands ranging from AWS-1 to CBRS and additional midband spectrum at 3.45-3.55 GHz. The annual Commercial Spectrum Enhancement Act report for 2021 was released […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

U.S. Government Contractor Sues for Breach of Contract at Nuclear Waste Plant

November 18, 2020

Via: Waste360

Critical Applications Alliance, a Carlsbad-based joint venture between Texas-based Christensen Building Group and Kilgore Industries, is suing Nuclear Waste Partnership who manages and operates the U.S. Department of Energy’s Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in southeast New Mexico for breach of […]

Basic Services

Utilities need accelerated declassification to protect against cyber attacks: NERC CEO

July 16, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

While there has been no loss of load in North America that can be attributed to a cyberattack, the threat of an attack is at an all-time high, according to NERC. To protect the country’s power grid from a coordinated […]