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Surviving a Catastrophic Power Outage: How to Strengthen the Capabilities of the Nation - Preventing Severe Cascading Impacts on Critical Sectors Like Water, Communications, Transportation, Healthcare
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The nation has steadily improved its ability to respond to major disasters and the power outages that often result. But increasing threats—whether severe natural disasters, cyber-physical attacks, electromagnetic events, or some combination—present new challenges for protecting the national power grid and recovering quickly from a catastrophic power outage.
Cyber Security for Critical Energy Infrastructure - Enhancing Electrical Grid Security, Attacks on Ukrainian and Western Energy Sectors, Critical Infrastructure Management, Safeguards, Mitigation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,250. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical
The United States power grid is a logical target for a major cyber attack because it connects all of the nation's critical infrastructures with electricity. Attackers consistently exploit vulnerabilities of the bulk power system and are close to being able to disrupt electrical distribution.
2018 Energy Department Report on Assessment of Electricity Disruption Incident Response Capabilities, Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure, Cyber Attack Threats and Impacts
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security
Cybersecurity of the U.S. electric grid has emerged as one of the most important issues facing the electricity subsector today. There are key trends that are increasing the risk of significant cyber incidents.
2018 Cybersecurity Reports: Cybercrime and the Darknet, and Multiyear Plan for Energy Sector Cybersecurity - Protecting Electricity Delivery, Energy Reliability, and Power Utilities from Cyber Attack
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical
This is a compilation of two vital and unique government reports issued in 2018 about cyber security issues: Cybercrime and the Darknet: Effects on Cybersecurity Practices (Homeland Security) and the Multiyear Plan for Energy Sector Cybersecurity (Energy Department).
Generators in Development Projects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical
This book introduces you to them from the management perspective, running it in the most economical way possible.You will learn how to improve existing installations, determine the power required, make informed choices between the different available options, oversee key aspects of the installation and avoid wasting energy that compromises the sustainability of the projects.
The 2013 Solar Electricity Handbook
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical
The 2013 edition of the Solar Electricity Handbook is a practical and straightforward guide to using photovoltaic solar panels to generate electricity. It is the seventh edition of the book, which has been updated yearly since 2009. Assuming no previous knowledge of solar panels, the book explains how solar works, how it is used and explains how to successfully install solar energy.
2012 Smart Grid System Report to Congress - Smart Electric Meters, Renewables Integration, Electric Cars and Vehicles, Transmission Automation, Grants and Programs, Cyber Security, Energy Efficiency
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Electrical
This comprehensive energy department report presented to Congress in February 2012 (and dated for the 2010 reporting period) provides unique insight into the ongoing effort to update and modernize America's electric utility system.