Energy Solutions: A Podcast From EPSA

When the Lights Go Out, It's a Bad Day for Everyone

July 20, 2021 Electric Power Supply Association Season 1 Episode 5
Energy Solutions: A Podcast From EPSA
When the Lights Go Out, It's a Bad Day for Everyone
Chapters
3:28
"The last year has been extraordinary." Jim Robb on what's contributing to reliability challenges in California, Texas and throughout the U.S.
6:19
"Make sure you manage the pace of change."
10:27
What goes into NERC's reliability assessments
14:17
Recommendations for Congress
21:34
"We're on the front lines of a global war." Addressing cyber security threats to electric reliability
25:58
"A badge of honor for the industry." Reflecting on the COVID-19 Pandemic response
32:04
3 Keys to Reliability
Energy Solutions: A Podcast From EPSA
When the Lights Go Out, It's a Bad Day for Everyone
Jul 20, 2021 Season 1 Episode 5
Electric Power Supply Association

With February's Winter Storm Uri power outages in Texas, calls for energy conservation in California, and even threats to system reliability in New England, a changing electric grid, cyber threats and extreme weather events bring new challenges for keeping the lights on and America powered up. Jim Robb, president and CEO of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation joins Energy Solutions to share why the power system is under stress – and why it's time to recommit to reliability as the energy landscape evolves.

Hosted by Todd Snitchler, president and CEO, Electric Power Supply Association

Show Notes Chapter Markers

With February's Winter Storm Uri power outages in Texas, calls for energy conservation in California, and even threats to system reliability in New England, a changing electric grid, cyber threats and extreme weather events bring new challenges for keeping the lights on and America powered up. Jim Robb, president and CEO of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation joins Energy Solutions to share why the power system is under stress – and why it's time to recommit to reliability as the energy landscape evolves.

Hosted by Todd Snitchler, president and CEO, Electric Power Supply Association

"The last year has been extraordinary." Jim Robb on what's contributing to reliability challenges in California, Texas and throughout the U.S.
"Make sure you manage the pace of change."
What goes into NERC's reliability assessments
Recommendations for Congress
"We're on the front lines of a global war." Addressing cyber security threats to electric reliability
"A badge of honor for the industry." Reflecting on the COVID-19 Pandemic response
3 Keys to Reliability