The Key Role of Telecommunications in Creating a Secure Grid

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As the power grid continues to undergo enormous change, there’s an elevated risk of physical threats and cyberattacks. Today’s utilities need to understand that grid stability and their ability to achieve aggressive decarbonization goals depends on embracing secure telecommunications and engaging DER owners as a grid resource.

This can mean everything from demand response programs to incentivizing customers to charge their EVs when electricity is abundant, cheap, and clean. In all these and other instances, robust communications provide an essential connection between utilities, customers, and marketplaces.

Designed for utility leaders, this playbook will show you how robust telecommunications can help you:

  • Defend against potential grid attacks and enable a rapid response
  • Enhance security during a time of complex and rapidly evolving physical threats and cyberthreats
  • Navigate the shift to a more decentralized power system, and more