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Creating a Real-World Competition to Inspire Tomorrow’s Cyber Workforce
Creating a Real-World Competition to Inspire Tomorrow’s Cyber Workforce
April 10, 2018
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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 3, 2018
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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.
April 2, 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
March 23, 2018
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Grid Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories Recognized with Two R&D 100 Awards
Two innovative projects have major implications for improving the resilience and reliability of the nation’s power grid.
March 20, 2018
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Promoting a Strong and Prosperous Energy Future
We all must encourage women to develop careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
March 14, 2018
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NASEO Releases Guidance for States on Petroleum Shortage Response Planning
NASEO Releases Guidance for States on Petroleum Shortage Response Planning
February 28, 2018
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Dr. Amit Goyal Elected to the National Academy of Engineering
Dr. Amit Goyal Elected to the National Academy of Engineering
February 21, 2018
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Dynamic Partners are Essential for R&D Success
Dynamic Partners are Essential for R&D Success
January 23, 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
January 17, 2018
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News

DOE Announces Investment to Strengthen and Secure the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
Funding builds on Energy Department's efforts with the private sector toward improving the security of the Nation's critical energy infrastructure.
April 16, 2018
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DOE Response to 2016 EAC Recommendations Available
Assistant Secretary for Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability Bruce Walker submitted DOE's response to the EAC's 2016 recommendations.
April 11, 2018
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Lewis University Wins DOE’s 2018 Cyber Defense Competition
Event brings students in computer science and engineering together in a competitive training simulation.
April 10, 2018
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Annual U.S. Transmission Data Review Now Available
The annual compilation of transmission-related data, which is gathered from publicly-available sources, is used to inform various DOE analyses.
March 30, 2018
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Solid State Power Substation Roadmap – Request for Information
Solid State Power Substation Roadmap – Request for Information
March 23, 2018
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FY 2019 Budget Request Now Available
The Department of Energy’s FY 2019 Budget Request is now available.
March 16, 2018
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March 9 Webinar to Discuss the Status of State Grid Modernization Efforts
March 9 Webinar to Discuss the Status of State Grid Modernization Efforts
March 6, 2018
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Situation Report on the Nor’easter Now Available
Situation Report on the Nor’easter Now Available
March 2, 2018
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New Article on Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) Program Now Available
New Article on Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) Program Now Available
March 2, 2018
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Article on Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) Program’s Chess Master Project Now Available
Operational technology software-defined networking for purpose-engineered, active defense cybersecurity
February 22, 2018
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Learn More About OE & Electricity

Hurricanes Nate, Maria, Irma, and Harvey Situation Reports
Situation reports issued for Hurricanes Nate, Maria, Irma and Harvey
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Technology Development
OE supports a portfolio of technology development and deployment programs that will modernize our Nation's electric delivery system.
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Community Guidelines for Energy Emergencies
The Department of Energy offers resources and guidance that can help you, when possible, recover power, fuel, and natural gas more quickly.
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Grid Modernization Initiative
Grid Modernization Initiative (GMI) seeks to work across the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to create the modern grid of the future.
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Grid Modernization Lab Consortium
The Grid Modernization Laboratory Consortium (GMLC) was established as a strategic partnership between DOE and the national laboratories.
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Electricity Advisory Committee (EAC)
The mission and goal of the Electricity Advisory Committee
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OE Information Center
Links to OE's Congressional testimony and assorted documents
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Electricity 101
Frequently asked questions and information about systems, entities, and policy related to electricity in the U.S.
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Current Topics

Cybersecurity for Critical Energy Infrastructure
In today’s highly interconnected world, reliable energy delivery requires cyber-resilient energy delivery systems.
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Addressing Security and Reliability Concerns of Large Power Transformers
Large power transformers (LPTs) are critical to the nation’s power grid.
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Energy Assurance
Protecting and improving the resiliency of the Energy Sector in the face of both manmade and natural disasters
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State and Regional Energy Risk Assessment Initiative
OE is leading a State and Regional Energy Risk Assessment Initiative to help States better understand risks to their energy infrastructure so they ...
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Transmission Reliability

The Transmission Reliability Program is aligned with DOE's strategic plan and focuses on three subprograms: The North American Synchrophasor...

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