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5 Electrical Safety Essentials for Workers and Employers

5 Electrical Safety Essentials for Workers and Employers

Muddassir Katchi May 9, 2016 0

May is National Electrical Safety Month—an ideal time to uphold electrical safety at home and at work. Are you ready to promote this month-long awareness campaign in your workplace? Start by learning a few tips

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5 Benefits of Customized Training Solutions in the Power Industry

5 Benefits of Customized Training Solutions in the Power Industry

Muddassir Katchi April 29, 2016 0

Ongoing learning is all the rage these days and it’s not hard to understand why. The biggest reason for the explosive growth of ongoing training and development over the last decade is the emergence

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FERC Order Provides a Time Extension on CIP V5 Standard Implementation

FERC Order Provides a Time Extension on CIP V5 Standard Implementation

Muddassir Katchi March 30, 2016 0

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) announced that it would grant an extension on the implementation of the critical infrastructure protection (CIP) version 5 Reliability Standards. The organization gathered key information about the pending

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Reliability Risk Management: Steps to Event Analysis

Reliability Risk Management: Steps to Event Analysis

Muddassir Katchi February 26, 2016 0

As an important part of American infrastructure, the power grid has to remain open and functioning at all times. In order to accomplish this goal, regular NERC (North American Electric Reliability Corporation) compliance reviews

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Grid Security Essentials: How to Build a Comprehensive Security Strategy

Grid Security Essentials: How to Build a Comprehensive Security Strategy

Muddassir Katchi January 29, 2016 0

Cyber threats are of increasing concern for the utility industry, especially in the aftermath of an alarming coordinated attack on a San Jose substation in 2013. During the attack, six underground fiber optic lines

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NERC 101: Reliability Assessment and Performance Analysis

NERC 101: Reliability Assessment and Performance Analysis

Muddassir Katchi December 28, 2015 0

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation conducts several assessment reports annually to determine the condition of our electric system. This is to ensure that we have adequate power supply throughout the year, especially during

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Application of NERC Standards in Transmission, Generation, and Distribution

Application of NERC Standards in Transmission, Generation, and Distribution

Muddassir Katchi December 28, 2015 0

NERC or the North American Electrical Reliability Corporation is among the largest nonprofit organizations promoting reliable power generation, distribution, and transmission. Their authority covers the United States and Canada. NERC has earned a positive

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The Need for NERC Training Courses Online

The Need for NERC Training Courses Online

Muddassir Katchi December 28, 2015 0

The demand for reliable power generation, transmission, and distribution is high all over the U.S. Both private and public sectors rely on efficient bulk power systems to safely deliver sufficient power statewide. Due to

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3 Key Steps to an Enterprise Training Solution

3 Key Steps to an Enterprise Training Solution

Muddassir Katchi December 23, 2015 0

The North American Reliability Cooperation (NERC) is an international organization that is responsible for and authorized to regulate power systems in the United States, Canada, and the northern portion of Baja, California, and Mexico.

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Banishing Blackouts: Emergency Preparedness Through Online Training

Banishing Blackouts: Emergency Preparedness Through Online Training

Muddassir Katchi November 18, 2015 0

In a society dependent on electricity, one of the most destructive disasters is a blackout. From paralyzing businesses, to undermining health and water safety, to leaving public authorities defenseless— blackouts are expensive and life

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