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Now that Russia has Apparently Hacked America’s Grid, Shoring up Security is more Important than Ever

The threat of cyber-attacks on America’s electric grid has been a common topic in the news recently. This article explains that while securing the grid from these attacks is of upmost importance, grid operators have a number of obstacles precluding deployment of a sound defense system. Read more here: https://theconversation.com/now-that-russia-has-apparently-hacked-americas-grid-shoring-up-security-is-more-important-than-ever-94279
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Clara Barton

Clara Barton is one of the most honored women in American history. Read about her here: http://www.redcross.org/about-us/who-we-are/history/clara-barton
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DOE Announces Investment to Strengthen and Secure the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure

Following the attack on communication software affecting multiple U.S. pipeline companies and recent warnings of Russian attacks on the electric grid, the U.S. Department of Energy announced it is offering a grant of $25 million for projects to combat future hacks. Awarded projects are intended to support: Redesign for Cyber-resilient Architecture – Electric […]
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Fueling Utility Innovation through Analytics

Plugging in software solutions without incorporating data analytics capabilities often leaves companies lacking a key component in assessing performance and identifying potential improvement opportunities. Utilities that implement strong advanced analytics can use the information to bolster decision making and more quickly pinpoint bottlenecks and friction in their processes and systems. However, implementing a successful data […]
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Powerex and Idaho Power join the western Energy Imbalance Market

Powerex and Idaho Power have joined the Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM), expanding the real-time market to serve about 55% of the Western Interconnection's imbalances. Read more here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/powerex-idaho-power-join-the-western-energy-imbalance-market/520639/
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