To help inform RMUC Program implementation, DOE is seeking input from the cybersecurity community, including eligible utilities and representatives of third parties and organizations that support or interact with these utilities. The RFI seeks input on ways to improve cybersecurity incident preparedness, response, and threat information sharing; cybersecurity workforce challenges; risks associated with technologies deployed on the electric grid; national-scale initiatives to accelerate cybersecurity improvements in these utilities; opportunities to strengthen partnerships; the selection criteria and application process for funding awards; and more.  

Responses to the RFI must be submitted via email to by 5:00 p.m. ET on December 19, 2022. Download the RFI to see the full list of questions, topics of interest, and submission guidelines. 

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