The Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER) news section features current news, accomplishments, research initiatives, funding opportunities and more from around the energy sector.  

June 30, 2022

Department of Energy Releases Version 2.1 Update of the Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model (C2M2)

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER) today released Version 2.1 (V2.1) of the Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model (C2M2).

June 23, 2022

CESER’s Securing Energy Infrastructure Executive Task Force (SEI ETF) Shares Jointly-Developed Work Portfolio

Over the past two years, DOE's Securing Energy Infrastructure Executive Task Force has developed a body of work that is advancing the state of the practice for industrial control system cybersecurity.

June 21, 2022

2022 CyberForce Program Updates

The Department of Energy’s CyberForce® workforce development program is gearing up for its 2022 events, which are designed to help the next generation of cybersecurity professionals protect our nation’s critical energy systems against cyber threats.

June 15, 2022

DOE Releases Strategy for Building Cyber-Resilient Energy Systems

National Cyber-Informed Engineering Strategy Lays out Guidance for Building Resilient Clean Energy Systems that Can Withstand Cyber Attacks

June 8, 2022

CESER’s OT Defender Program Highlights the Value of Government-Industry Information Sharing

The OT Defender Fellowship is a highly selective educational opportunity led by DOE’s CESER, alongside the Idaho National Laboratory (INL), that gives its fellows an exclusive, insider view of how the government functions.

June 6, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean Energy Cybersecurity Accelerator Opens Call for Participants, Announces New Partners

The Clean Energy Cybersecurity Accelerator (CECA) is now accepting applications from cybersecurity solution providers for it's first cohort.

June 6, 2022

Cybersecurity and Industry: Partnerships for Clean Energy Security

Learn more about how industry optimization with layers of physical, cyber, and energy security to keep our nation at the forefront of global innovation.

May 26, 2022

DOE’s Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute Releases First Public Roadmap

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CyManII) today released its first Public Roadmap, which details a five-year plan for the Institute’s activities, priorities, and initiatives.

May 24, 2022

DOE Announces Additional Notice of Sale of Crude Oil From The Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Biden Administration Continues Actions to Provide Relief for American Consumers and Businesses Due to Putin’s Energy Price Hike

May 24, 2022

CESER Supports 3 Small Business Projects to Create Proactive Grid Monitoring Tools

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $53 million in funding for small businesses to pursue projects aimed at combatting climate change.