Industry-Government Partnerships Critical To Resiliency Of US Electric Power Grid

With the nation’s dependence on the electric power grid for support across a number of critical infrastructure sectors—including oil and natural gas, water, transportation, telecommunications and financial sectors—it is becoming increasingly important for government and industry to partner together to strengthen and enhance the resiliency of the US electric power grid.

Addressing Dynamic Threats to the Electric Power Grid Through Resilience, a report authored by industry experts at The Chertoff Group—a premier advisory firm focused exclusively on the security and risk management sector—and commissioned by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), examined industry’s efforts to protect the US electric power grid against a number of threats.