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District Energy Magazine - Latest issue now online

IDEA is pleased to bring you the latest issue of District Energy magazine, now available online . Our cover story highlights the tremendous growth of district cooling in the Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions, which will be the focus of our DistrictCooling2018 conference in Dubai, Dec....

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Empower Continues Its Commitment to Excellence by Implementing Information Security Management Systems ISO27001:2013

Press Release, Albawaba Business Summary Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced its continuous commitment to excellence by implementing Information Security Management Systems (ISO27001:2013) successfully, the...

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Utilities pivot from power plants to grid work for profits

Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press News Summary RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Electric utilities are pouring billions of dollars into a race to prevent terrorists or enemy governments from shutting down the power grid and everything that depends on electricity in America’s hyper-connected society. The...

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Securing our energy through microgrids

Michael Behrmann, New Hampshire Business Review Summary Our modern age of connectivity provides limitless opportunities for us to easily connect with one another for purposes of communication, commerce and just about anything you can imagine. While the benefits of this connectivity have...

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University of Maryland - Securing Our Networked Utility Infrastructure

Summary The University of Maryland partnered with the NIST National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence providing the Campus Co-Generation Plant, Substation and 6,300 Ton Chiller Plant as the real data source for the Situational Awareness Project. The project was a demonstration of how to...


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Choosing the Type of Microgrid that is Right for Your Operation

Elisa Wood, Microgrid Knowledge Summary So you’ve decided that your operation needs a microgrid. But what type of microgrid? Answering that question isn’t always easy because microgrids come in many different permutations, often customized to the business, factory, hospital, university,...

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Electrical Systems Resiliency with Power Microgrids

Summary This presentation provides an overview of the resiliency, reliability, sustainability, secuirty and economic benefits of microgrids. Speaker Brad Luyster, IPERC #Presentation #Military #Symposium #2017 #Microgrids #Resiliency #Cybersecurity #Reliability ...


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Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Integration - Microgrid

Summary Because microgrids can island, they can help ensure reliable supply if a cyberattack occurs on the U.S. grid. But what if the microgrid itself becomes the victim of a cyberattack? This presentation looks inside the Ameren microgrid, a project that is unique because its control system...


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Control System Considerations for Combined Heat and Power Plants

Speakers John Beaudry, Jacobs Engineering #MeteringandControls #ConferenceProceeding #AnnualConference #2014 #JacobsEngineering #Reliability ​​​​​​​​​​​ #Cyber Security #CHP #Cybersecurity


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Misconfigurations in Critical Infrastructure

Mike Baukes, Penn Energy Summary Cybersecurity has always had its share of doom and gloom. Like any industry focused on threats, risks, losses, and damage, cybersecurity doctrines have propagated a wide variety of imminent threats, malicious actors, and unknown blindspots. Many of these...