Enhancing the Resilience of the Nation's Electricity System
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Committee on Enhancing the Resilience of the Nation's Electric Power Transmission and Distribution System
English | Oct. 6, 2017 | ASIN: B0767LXTBK | 171 Pages | PDF | 8 MB
Americans’ safety, productivity, comfort, and convenience depend on the reliable supply of electric power. The electric power system is a complex “cyber-physical” system composed of a network of millions of components spread out across the continent. These components are owned, operated, and regulated by thousands of different entities.