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Cybersecurity of DER Systems Cybersecurity Training for State Commissions [presentation]   [open pdf - 2MB]

From the Presentation: "[1] 'Should Solar/DER [Distributed Energy Resources] care about cyber "now?"' [2] 'Should State Utility Commissions care about DER cyber "now?"' [3] An Example: An order of magnitude comparison[;] [4] Western Interconnection Grid (i.e. west of the Rockies)[;] [5] Loss of Palo Verde 2,000 MW [megawatt]: Largest contingency event[;] [6] Rooftop/small solar in the West: ~30,000 MW[:] [a] This represents about 65% of all solar in the West, none of which is required to follow NERC CIP [North American Electric Reliability Corporation critical infrastructure protection][;] [b] And there is no widely recognized alternative cyber compliance standard for rooftop solar/DER."

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NREL/PR-5R00-80666; National Renewable Energy Laboratory/PR-5R00-80666
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2022-01-27?
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