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.  

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DOE Announces $39 Million in Research Funding to Enhance Cybersecurity of Clean Distributed Energy Resources
September 12, 2023
Nine National Laboratory-Led Projects Will Advance Research, Development, and Demonstrations for New Cyber Tools and Technologies for Clean Distributed Energy Resources.
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DOE Releases Resources to Advance Cybersecurity by Design for the U.S. Energy Sector
September 6, 2023
Today, the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER) released two resources to support the implementation of several strategic recommendations.
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DOE announces call 2024 Operational Technology Defender Fellowship Applications
September 5, 2023
Initiative Strengthens Cybersecurity of Energy Sector Through Public-Private Partnerships
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DOE Invests $39 Million to Support a 21st Century Electric Grid
August 31, 2023
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $39 million for projects across DOE's National Laboratories to help modernize the electricity grid.
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Biden-Harris Administration Launches Rural and Municipal Utility Cybersecurity Prize Competition
August 30, 2023
DOE Announces Nearly $9 Million Prize Competition to Strengthen Cybersecurity in Rural America.
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How it Works: CESER’s New Energy Security and Resilience Learning Series
August 28, 2023
Energy is essential to our daily lives and economy, but how does fuel move through pipelines and how is the demand for electric power met?
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Thinking Like the Adversary Helps Secure Our Critical Infrastructure
August 15, 2023
When critical functions like energy transmission and delivery are too important for the safety and security of our nation to fail, these systems take every precaution to defensively prevent cyberattacks from happening.
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Confidence, Adaptability, and Energy: Interns Gain Valuable Career Experience and Skills within CESER
July 27, 2023
CESER’s Risk Management Tools & Technologies (RMT) division had the pleasure of hosting two interns this summer.
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Biden-Harris Administration Launches New Effort to Advance Cyber Labeling and Security Transparency for Energy Products and Systems
July 18, 2023
New Research Effort Enhances Transparency, Will Make It Easier for Consumers and Users of Technology to Evaluate Security and Make Informed Purchases
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Cameron Whitehead Wins U.S. Department of Energy’s 2023 CyberForce® Conquer the Hill – Reign Edition Competition
July 17, 2023
Student competitors in the 2023 CyberForce Conquer the Hill – Reign Edition Competition showcased exceptional cybersecurity skills.
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