Tag Archives: North American Electric Reliability Corporation

New, Stringent Cyber Supply Chain Standard Under Development

Just last week, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission or “FERC” moved closer to regulating the supply chain management practices for energy companies that own and operate the physical assets that comprise the nation’s power grid. Specifically, on July 21, FERC directed the North American Electric Reliability Corporation or “NERC” to issue a new supply chain … Continue Reading

Energy Regulators Respond to Increasing Cyber Threats to the Grid

As anyone who even casually watches the nightly news can tell you, breaches of customer and corporate data can cause serious financial, legal, and reputational harm to a company. But, for energy companies that own and operate physical assets that comprise the nation’s power grid, understanding and complying with the federal government’s complex and constantly … Continue Reading
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