An economic impact statement issued by the Mississippi Public Service Commission indicates new energy efficiency rules could potentially save the state’s consumers $2.3 billion by 2034 and create 9,500 jobs by 2030. Learn more.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a draft set of guidelines that will help utilities test their procedures for upgrading their smart meters securely from a remote location and determine whether their procedures conform with the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Standard for Smart Grid Upgradeability.
Presentation by Patricia Hoffman of the Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability FY 2013 Budget Request. The Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability's FY 2013 budget request continues the commitment to modernizing the nation's electric grid to meet America's energy needs by improving the reliability, security, resiliency, and efficiency of the electricity infrastructure, developing the computational capabilities to improve system planning and operations, and emphasizing the physical and cybersecurity of both new technologies and existing energy systems.