Tag: cybersecurity

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

DOE releases a cybersecurity framework with a focus on engineering-based strategies

June 17, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The U.S. Department of Energy has released what it said is a national strategy to enhance engineering training, tools, and practices to build resilient clean energy systems designed to withstand cyber threats. The National Cyber-Informed Engineering (CIE) Strategy, directed by […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Does a lack of industrial cybersecurity practices put a renewable future at risk?

June 13, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The only things growing faster than the renewable energy sector are the hopes and expectations of the companies, governments, and people who are betting on its success. However, with every new wind turbine, solar panel, and hydro-electric facility put into […]

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

4 Things to Know About Nuclear Plants and Cyber Security

July 14, 2017

Via: Nuclear Energy Institute

As the New York Times reported last week, as-yet unnamed hackers have been attempting to infiltrate the computer networks of U.S. energy facilities since May. The attempted attacks included the corporate network of a commercial nuclear plant. Bill Gross, NEI’s director of […]

News and Policies, U.S.

70% of Oil and Gas Companies Have Been Hacked – and the Threat is Growing

February 22, 2017

Via: Energy Collective

It’s common practice to think of challenges as opportunities in disguise. But for the oil and gas industry, opportunities are creating challenges. Look no further than the emergence of digital oil and gas fields. By embracing software and digital solutions, […]