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Full Title: An Act To Secure the Safety of Electrical Power Transmission Lines: Maine LD-131 Author(s): Maine State Rep. Andrea Boland Publisher(s): Maine House of Representatives Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description:  This bill requires a...
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Full Title: Directing the Public Utilities Commission To Examine Measures To Mitigate the Effects of Geomagnetic Disturbances and Electromagnetic Pulse  on the State's Transmission System Author(s): Maine State Rep. Andrea Boland Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Draft Report In Accordance With Resolves 2013, Ch. 45 Relating to Geomagnetic Disturbance And Electromagnetic Pulse Author(s): Maine Public Utilities Commission Publisher(s): Maine Public Utilities Commission Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  In this report,...
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Through the Energy Policy Act of 2005, Congress formed a hybrid system for setting electric grid reliability and security standards; a private corporation, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC),...
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Full Title: FERC GMD Staff Technical Conference: Summary and Highlights Author(s): Electric Infrastructure Security Council Publisher(s): Electric Infrastructure Security Council Publication Date: 4/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  At the end of April, 2012, an important FERC Staff Technical...
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Full Title: Geomagnetic Storms Information Sheet Author(s): Electric Infrastructure Security Council Publisher(s): Electric Infrastructure Security Council Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Geomagnetic Storms are caused by solar activity, when the sun ejects material – a “coronal...
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Full Title: Global Single Point Failure: Electric Grid Vulnerability Fact Sheet Author(s): Avi Schnurr Publisher(s): Electric Infrastructure Security Council Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Electric grid vulnerability fact sheet.
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Full Title: Governors’ Guide to Modernizing the Electric Power Grid Author(s): National Governors Association (NGA) Publisher(s): National Governors Association (NGA) Publication Date: 03/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Governors have a strong interest in ensuring...
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Full Title: High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse (HEMP) and High Power Microwave (HPM) Devices: Threat Assessments Author(s): Clay Wilson Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 7/2008 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) is an instantaneous, intense energy field...
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Full Title: Lights Out? Storm Surge, Blackouts, and How Clean Energy Can Help (2015) Author(s): Julie McNamara, Steven Clemmer, Kristina Dahl, and Erika Spanger-Siegfried Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) Publication Date: 10/2015 Full...
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