The limits of grid exercises and simulation tools and the need to prepare for a successful cyber attack were recurrent themes as the National Academies’ held a daylong conference on grid security. | © ERO Insider
FERC & Federal
NERC opened a final ballot on a proposal requiring entities that fail to meet performance requirements for “supplemental” GMD events to develop corrective action plans to minimize their vulnerability. | NASA
Representatives from utilities, RTOs, technology vendors and researchers gathered at FERC headquarters in D.C. for a staff-led workshop to discuss the role of grid-enhancing technologies.
NERC’s trustees accepted the EMP Task Force's report but pointedly did not endorse the panel’s suggestions, saying it will consider them after reviewing stakeholders’ comments. | © ERO Insider