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October 9, 2019
UCF team talking about ICS project
Q&A with 2018 CyberForce Competition™ Winning Team Member Andrew Hughes
In recognition of NCSAM, CESER is highlighting some of its cybersecurity initiatives, including its collegiate cyber-defense competition, CyberForce.
September 17, 2019
A Generic Emergency Kit
September is National Preparedness Month
Don’t get caught in the storm – this September, be prepared!
August 20, 2019
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Engaging State and Local Communities on Energy Security to Strengthen the Nation — Highlights from 2018
An important part of CESER’s critical energy infrastructure security mission is its engagement with State, Local, Tribal, and Territory partners.
June 19, 2019
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DOE’s Geomagnetic Disturbance Monitoring Approach and Implementation Strategies
The report seeks to define requirements, understand vulnerabilities, increase situational awareness, and provide recommendations.
June 7, 2019
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Preparing for the 2019 Hurricane Season
Hurricane season in the Atlantic has officially begun.
June 3, 2019
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ClearPath VII: Sizing up a Seismic Zone
In early May, CESER conducted its seventh iteration of the ClearPath exercise series.
May 30, 2019
CESER A/S Evans addresses new WVU graduates
Assistant Secretary Evans Reflects on Her WVU Commencement Address
Assistant Secretary Evans reflects on her commencement address at West Virginia University
January 31, 2019
Pre-Florence Briefing of Assistant Secretary Evans
2018 Emergency Response Summary
Whether hurricanes, wildfires, earthquakes, or volcanic eruption, Department of Energy emergency responders were there.
January 3, 2019
Participants at the 2018 CEDS Peer Review
2018 Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems Peer Review
The 2018 CEDS Peer Review, held November 6-8 in Arlington, Virginia, evaluated ongoing, next-generation developments of the program.
November 7, 2018
Cyber Fire cybersecurity investigation training event
Successful 13th Cyber Fire Foundry Event: Cyber Incident Responders Develop Skills and Communities
Participants acquired valuable skills through hands-on, puzzle-based exercises, while also networking with public and private sector peers.
October 26, 2018
Blacksville shale gas site NETL photo
National Cybersecurity Awareness Month: DOE conducts cyber-attack exercise on electricity, oil and natural gas infrastructure
Liberty Eclipse 2018 Phase 1 focused on a national cyber incident impacting multiple electric power entities and oil and natural gas resources.
October 16, 2018
Photo composite showing grid-related activities
Attend the 2018 Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) R&D Peer Review
2018 Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) R&D Peer Review
August 1, 2018
Leveraging Small Business Innovation in the Ongoing Advancement of Grid Resilience and Reliability
OE and CESER funding will support innovation in the further advancement of grid resilience and reliability.
June 11, 2018
Photo of the President and other participants at the 2018 FEMA hurricane briefing
Preparing for the 2018 Hurricane Season
The Federal government works closely every year with industry and government partners to prepare for hurricane season which begins on June 1.
May 9, 2018
Prosumer data tool by ARPA-e
Building a More Resilient Grid in Puerto Rico
New data tool will help decision makers determine a set of technology and policy options for Puerto Rico's power system.
April 10, 2018
DAS Streit with winners of the cyber defense competition
Creating a Real-World Competition to Inspire Tomorrow’s Cyber Workforce
Creating a Real-World Competition to Inspire Tomorrow’s Cyber Workforce
April 3, 2018
In 2017, Kansas State University tied for 2nd place at Argonne’s second annual Cyber Defense Competition.
University teams to compete in Department of Energy’s 2018 National Cyber Defense Competition
Announcing the 29 university teams selected to compete in the third annual Cyber Defense Competition (CDC), taking place April 6–7, 2018.
April 2, 2018
Cover image from the 2017 SLTT Year in Review
State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial (SLTT) Energy Assurance 2017 Year in Review Now Available
The 2017 Year-in-Review provides a snapshot of initiatives that stakeholders took part in to make the energy sector more resilient.
March 23, 2018
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Advancing R&D to Prevent, Detect and Mitigate the Consequences of a Cyber Attack on the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
Supporting the Development of New Technologies to Prevent, Detect and Mitigate the Consequences of a Cyber Attack on Energy Infrastructure
February 28, 2018
NASEO Releases Guidance for States on Petroleum Shortage Response Planning
NASEO Releases Guidance for States on Petroleum Shortage Response Planning
January 18, 2018
Q&A with Virginia Castro: DOE Mission to Puerto Rico
Q&A with Virginia Castro: DOE Mission to Puerto Rico
January 17, 2018
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Advanced Cybersecurity Technologies on Display at Next Week’s DistribuTECH Conference
Advanced Cybersecurity Technologies on Display at Next Week’s DistribuTECH Conference
November 22, 2017
WAPA and Energy Department workers help bring power back to USVI
How the Energy Department is Helping to Restore Power in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
A look at the Energy Department Department's efforts to bring power back to islands devastated by recent hurricanes.
November 21, 2017
Western Area Power Administration power lines in Colorado
GridEx IV: Government and Industry Exercise Together to Improve the Response to Grid Security Emergencies
Grid Security Exercise – known as GridEx – is designed to test the electricity sector’s ability to respond to grid security emergencies.
October 26, 2017
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Pursuing Innovation to Improve the Cybersecurity of the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
Pursuing Innovation to Improve the Security of the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure