Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response

Blog

Q&A with 2018 CyberForce Competition™ Winning Team Member Andrew Hughes
October 9, 2019
In recognition of NCSAM, CESER is highlighting some of its cybersecurity initiatives, including its collegiate cyber-defense competition, CyberForce.
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September is National Preparedness Month
September 17, 2019
Don’t get caught in the storm – this September, be prepared!
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Engaging State and Local Communities on Energy Security to Strengthen the Nation — Highlights from 2018
August 20, 2019
An important part of CESER’s critical energy infrastructure security mission is its engagement with State, Local, Tribal, and Territory partners.
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DOE’s Geomagnetic Disturbance Monitoring Approach and Implementation Strategies
June 19, 2019
The report seeks to define requirements, understand vulnerabilities, increase situational awareness, and provide recommendations.
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Preparing for the 2019 Hurricane Season
June 7, 2019
Hurricane season in the Atlantic has officially begun.
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ClearPath VII: Sizing up a Seismic Zone
June 3, 2019
In early May, CESER conducted its seventh iteration of the ClearPath exercise series.
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Assistant Secretary Evans Reflects on Her WVU Commencement Address
May 30, 2019
Assistant Secretary Evans reflects on her commencement address at West Virginia University
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2018 Emergency Response Summary
January 31, 2019
Whether hurricanes, wildfires, earthquakes, or volcanic eruption, Department of Energy emergency responders were there.
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2018 Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems Peer Review
January 3, 2019
The 2018 CEDS Peer Review, held November 6-8 in Arlington, Virginia, evaluated ongoing, next-generation developments of the program.
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Successful 13th Cyber Fire Foundry Event: Cyber Incident Responders Develop Skills and Communities
November 7, 2018
Participants acquired valuable skills through hands-on, puzzle-based exercises, while also networking with public and private sector peers.
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News

Secretary Perry Briefed on Hurricane Dorian
August 30, 2019
Secretary Perry was briefed by senior DOE officials about emergency preparedness underway for Hurricane Dorian.
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Department of Energy Announces 2019 Technology Commercialization Fund Projects
June 25, 2019
Projects will strengthen partnerships between National Laboratories and private sector companies to deploy promising technologies to the marketplace.
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Department of Energy Announces $8 Million in Funding for Energy System Resilience
May 9, 2019
The Energy Department announced $8 million for innovative approaches to enhance the reliability and resilience of the nation’s energy infrastructure.
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DOE, Israel’s Ministry of Energy, and Israel Innovation Authority Announce Call for Proposals for the U.S.-Israel Energy Center
April 30, 2019
Center will initially fund up to $16 million for research in the areas of energy-water nexus, fossil energy, energy storage, and cybersecurity.
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Department of Energy Announces $20 Million for Artificial Intelligence Research
April 17, 2019
Research aims at improving A.I. as a tool of grid resiliency and science.
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President Trump Signs Executive Order for Resilience Against Electromagnetic Pulses
March 26, 2019
Executive Order establishes the first ever comprehensive whole-of-government policy to build resilience and protect against electromagnetic pulses.
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DOE Announces $70 Million for Cybersecurity Institute for Energy Efficient Manufacturing
March 26, 2019
Institute will focus on early-stage research for advancing cybersecurity in energy efficient manufacturing.
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DOE Announces $100 Million in Small Business Innovation and Technology Funding
March 6, 2019
Eligible small businesses that have previously received Phase I grants will be able to complete for Phase II grants with a duration of up to 2 years.
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DOE, Israel’s Ministry of Energy, and Israel Innovation Authority Announce the U.S.-Israel Energy Center to be Managed by the BIRD Foun...
February 22, 2019
The Center will initially fund up to $16 million for research in the areas of energy-water nexus, fossil energy, energy storage, and cybersecurity.
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DOE Announces Notice of Intent to Issue a Funding Opportunity Establishing a Cybersecurity Institute for Energy Efficient Manufacturing
February 6, 2019
Institute aims to develop technologies that will advance U.S. manufacturing competitiveness, energy efficiency, and innovation.
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Resources

2019 Hurricane Hub
Learn more about the Department's emergency response efforts during the 2019 hurricane season.
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National Cyber Strategy
America’s prosperity and security depend on how we respond to the opportunities and challenges in cyberspace.
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DOE Cybersecurity Strategy 2018-2020
DOE's Cybersecurity Strategy focuses on our critical cybersecurity mission of protecting our Federal systems and networks.
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DOE Multiyear Plan for Energy Cybersecurity
Providing a critical foundation for CESER, DOE's Multiyear Plan for Energy Sector Cybersecurity lays out an integrated strategy to reduce cyber risks in the U.S. energy sector.
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